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bicone

[bahy-kohn] /ˈbaɪˌkoʊn/
noun
1.
an object shaped like two cones with their bases together.
Origin of bicone
1925-1930
1925-30; bi-1 + cone
Related forms
biconical
[bahy-kon-i-kuh l] /baɪˈkɒn ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
biconically, adverb
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  • Fig. 58 shows a biconical whorl with curious and inexplicable characters.

    The Swastika Thomas Wilson
  • The specimen shown in fig. 64 is biconical, though, as usual, the upper cone is the smallest.

    The Swastika Thomas Wilson
  • Fig. 66 shows a biconical whorl, and its top is decorated to represent three Swastikas and three burning altars.

    The Swastika Thomas Wilson

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