ellipsoid of revolution

Definition of ellipsoid of revolution

mathematics
: a figure generated by the revolution of an ellipse about one of its axes : spheroid

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“Ellipsoid of revolution.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ellipsoid%20of%20revolution. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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