From cone bras at Jean-Paul Gaultier to Doc Martens and crop-tops on Lindsay Lohan and Agyness Deyn, grunge-era fashion is back.
In those early days, a loudspeaker was set in a plywood basket or frame with a circle cut out for the cone.
For his part, Logan now believes that more than 95 percent of cone bearing trees are infected.
1560s, from Middle French cone (16c.) or directly from Latin conus "a cone, peak of a helmet," from Greek konos "cone, spinning top, pine cone," perhaps from PIE root *ko- "to sharpen" (cf. Sanskrit sanah "whetstone," Latin catus "sharp," Old English han "stone").
A solid body having a circle for its base and sides inclined so as to meet at a point above the base.
See cone cell.