Definition of conical
: resembling a cone especially in shape
conicallyplay \ˈkä-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of conical in a Sentence
The tree has a conical shape.
Recent Examples of conical from the Web
His four-man MEM was based on the squat conical Apollo Command Module (CM) shape.
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First Known Use of conical
CONICAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of conical for English Language Learners
: shaped like a cone
CONICAL Defined for Kids
Definition of conical for Students
: shaped like a cone a conical hill
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