conical

adjective con·i·cal \ ˈkä-ni-kəl \
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of conical

: resembling a cone especially in shape

conically

play \ˈkä-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of conical in a Sentence

  1. The tree has a conical shape.

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First Known Use of conical

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CONICAL Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of conical for English Language Learners

  • : shaped like a cone


CONICAL Defined for Kids

conical

adjective con·i·cal \ ˈkä-ni-kəl \

Definition of conical for Students

: shaped like a cone
  • a conical hill

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conical

adjective con·i·cal \ ˈkän-i-kəl \
variants: or conic play \ˈkän-ik\

medical Definition of conical

: resembling a cone especially in shape

conically

play \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


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