oblate ellipsoid of revolution

Definition of oblate ellipsoid of revolution

: the ellipsoid of revolution obtained by revolving an ellipse about its minor axis

History and Etymology for oblate ellipsoid of revolution

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“Oblate ellipsoid of revolution.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oblate%20ellipsoid%20of%20revolution. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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