What is another word for concave?

1297 synonyms found


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Synonyms for Concave:

How to use "Concave" in context?

When someone speaks of a concave surface, they are essentially describing a surface that is below the level of its surroundings. Concave surfaces can take many different shapes and sizes, but all share one common attribute- they slope downwards. This slope can be seen on a variety of objects in the world, from the curves of a kidney, to the ridges of a Styrofoam cooler.

Concave surfaces can also be found in the natural world. One example is a bowl of fruit that has been steeped in a sweet orange juice.

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