convexo-concave definition

  • adjective:
    • Convex on a single part and concave on the other side.
    • Having higher curvature on convex side than in the concave part. Used of a lens.
    • Convex on one part, and concave on the other side. The curves regarding the convex and concave sides are alike or are various. See meniscus.
    • convex on one part and concave on the other with all the convexity becoming greater than the concavity
  • others:
    • Having a convex reverse to a concave area; having a hollow or incurvation on one side equivalent to a convexity on the other: stated of figures.

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