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catenoid

[kat-n-oid] /ˈkæt nˌɔɪd/
noun, Geometry
1.
the surface generated by rotating a catenary about its axis of symmetry.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < Latin catēn(a) a chain + -oid
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catenoid

/ˈkætəˌnɔɪd/
noun
1.
the geometrical surface generated by rotating a catenary about its axis
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