What is another word for conoid?

162 synonyms found


[ kənˈɔ͡ɪd], [ kənˈɔ‍ɪd], [ k_ə_n_ˈɔɪ_d]

The word "conoid" refers to something resembling a cone, having a conical shape. There are several synonyms for this word, including "cone-shaped," "cone-like," "conical," and "pyramidal." Other related terms include "tapered," "pointed," and "triangular." These words are often used to describe a variety of objects, such as buildings, mountains, and natural formations. In mathematics, the term "conoid" is used to refer to a surface formed by transforming a curve around a fixed line. Overall, these synonyms provide a range of useful descriptors for objects with a cone-like shape.

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What are the hypernyms for Conoid?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Conoid

The stolen object is a globe; the object presented in exchange is an elliptical conoid studded with angular projections along the edge of the base.
"The Life of the Spider"
J. Henri Fabre
It is an obtuse conoid, closed with a star-shaped disk.
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J. Henri Fabre
Apart from its pillars, the egg-pocket is an inverted conoid, reminding us of the work of the Silky Epeira.
"The Life of the Spider"
J. Henri Fabre

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