concave

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plane with a concave blade for making moulding with beadwork beading plane
concave shape with an open top bowl , trough
concave molding shaped like a quarter circle in cross section cavetto
molding, concave cavetto , conge , cove
circle that touches a curve (on the concave side) and whose radius is the radius of curvature circle of curvature , osculating circle
plane with a flexible face that can plane concave or convex surfaces circular plane , compass plane
congenital defect in which the top of the head is depressed (concave instead of convex) clinocephalism , clinocephaly
polyhedron some of whose plane sections are concave polygons concave polyhedron
property possessed by a concave shape concaveness , concavity
concave molding conge
cyma in which the upper section is concave and the lower section is convex cyma recta
molding that (in section) has the shape of an S with the convex part above and the concave part below cyma reversa , ogee
(architecture) a molding for a cornice; in profile it is shaped like and S (partly concave and partly convex) cyma , cymatium
molding, partly concave and partly convex cyma , cymatium , ogee , talon
percussion instrument consisting of a concave brass disk; makes a loud crashing sound when hit with a drumstick or when two are struck together cymbal
concave shape whose distinguishing characteristic is that the concavity faces downward dome
groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column) flute , fluting
fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section focus
concave cut into a surface or edge (as in a coastline) indentation , indenture
reflecting telescope in which the aberration of the concave mirror is reduced by a meniscus lens Maksutov telescope
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