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concavo-convex

[kon-key-voh-kon-veks] /kɒnˈkeɪ voʊ kɒnˈvɛks/
adjective
1.
Also, convexo-concave. concave on one side and convex on the other.
2.
Optics. pertaining to or noting a lens in which the concave face has a greater degree of curvature than the convex face.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Latin concav(us) + -o- + convex
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British Dictionary definitions for concavoconvex

concavo-convex

adjective
1.
having one side concave and the other side convex
2.
(of a lens) having a concave face with greater curvature than the convex face Compare convexo-concave (sense 2)
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concavoconvex in Medicine

concavo-convex con·ca·vo-con·vex (kŏn-kā'vō-kŏn-věks')
adj.
Of or being concave on one surface and convex on the opposite surface.

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