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Definition for "ellipsoid"
 A geometric surface, all of whose plane sections…

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noun:
 A geometric surface, all of whose plane sections are generally ellipses or circles.
 a surface, all whose cross sections are elliptic or circular (includes the sphere)
 Such a surface used as a model of shape of our planet.
 A solid, all jet chapters of which are ellipses or groups. See conoid, n., 2 (a).
 In geometry, an excellent figure all airplane parts of which are ellipses or sectors.
 In anthropology, a cranium the norma verticalis that features an ellipsoidal kind.
 a surface whose airplane parts are all ellipses or circles
 A geometric area, all of whoever airplane areas are generally ellipses or groups.
 a surface, every one of whose mix sections tend to be elliptic or circular (includes the world)
 Such a surface made use of as a model for the form of our planet.
 an excellent, all jet parts of that are ellipses or circles. See conoid, n., 2 (a).
 In geometry, a good figure all airplane sections of which are ellipses or sectors.
 In anthropology, a cranium the norma verticalis of which has actually an ellipsoidal form.
 a surface whoever plane sections are ellipses or sectors
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adjective:
 Shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.
 Of or with respect to an ellipse.
 getting the tridimensional form of an ellipse rotated on its long axis.
 related to, or formed like, an ellipsoid.
 having the nature or form of an ellipsoid
 Shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.
 Of or pertaining to an ellipse.
 Having the tridimensional shape of an ellipse rotated on its long axis.
 Pertaining to, or shaped like, an ellipsoid.
 getting the nature or form of an ellipsoid
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