What is another word for rhomboid?

Pronunciation: [ɹˈɒmbɔ͡ɪd] (IPA)

Rhomboid is a geometric shape that resembles a parallelogram with unequal sides and opposite angles that are equal. The word "rhomboid" can be replaced by other terms such as parallelogram, diamond, and lozenge, all of which indicate a four-sided figure with two parallel sides. The rhombus, rhomboid's cousin, is another synonym that can be used as a substitute as they both have sides of equal length, but their angles differ. Additionally, the word "rhomboid" can be related to the anatomy of the human body. In this case, synonyms could include trapezius, deltoid, and latissimus dorsi, as rhomboid muscle refers to the paraspinal muscles that help in shoulder blade movement.

What are the hypernyms for Rhomboid?

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

What are the hyponyms for Rhomboid?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Rhomboid

Leaves opposite, obliquely ovate, rhomboid, serrate, hairy.
"The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines"
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Leaflets rhomboid, broad, entire, glabrous.
"The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines"
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
As we approached Amiens, barely halfway on our journey, somewhere about 9.30 P.M., we passed on the opposite line of rails a Red Cross train, stationary, and throwing deep rhomboid shadows in the candid moonlight.
"Leaves from a Field Note-Book"
J. H. Morgan

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