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convexo-concave

[kuh n-vek-soh-kon-keyv] /kənˈvɛk soʊ kɒnˈkeɪv/
adjective
2.
Optics. pertaining to or noting a lens in which the convex face has a greater degree of curvature than the concave face.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; convexo- + concave
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British Dictionary definitions for convexo-concave

convexo-concave

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

convexo-concave con·vex·o-con·cave (kən-věk'sō-kən-kāv')
adj.

  1. Being convex on one side and concave on the other.

  2. Having greater curvature on the convex side than on the concave side. Used of a lens.

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