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synonyms for biconcave

  • cupped
  • dented
  • dimpled
  • dipped
  • excavated
  • hollow
  • hollowed
  • incurvate
  • incurvated
  • incurved
  • indented
  • round
  • rounded
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sunken

antonyms for biconcave

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  • convex
  • distended
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How to use biconcave in a sentence

Cartilaginous or partially calcified biconcave vertebrae are always well developed; they constrict the notochord intervertebrally.
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Biconcave cartilaginous vertebrae are developed, and as is the case in most fishes, constrict the notochord vertebrally.
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The vertebral centra are opisthocoelous or biconcave, and there are numerous precaudal vertebrae.
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The vertebrae are biconcave and are very numerous; very few however belong to the tail.
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In Labyrinthodontia the centra of the vertebrae are generally well ossified biconcave discs.
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In Gymnophiona the vertebrae are biconcave and are very numerous, they sometimes number about two hundred and thirty.
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The vertebrae may be solid or their centra may be hollowed internally; their surfaces may be flat, biconcave or opisthocoelous.
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The vertebral centra are flat or biconcave, and neither they nor the limb bones are hollowed out by internal cavities.
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In the mammal they are biconcave disks with bevelled edges, they do not contain a nucleus so that they are not cells.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 1VARIOUS
It was composed of vermiform rods 1⁄1000 inch in width, and breaking up into cylindrical segments with biconcave ends.
CRUISE OF THE 'ALERT'R. W. COPPINGER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BICONCAVE

  • biconcave
  • cupped
  • dented
  • dimpled
  • dipped
  • excavated
  • hollow
  • hollowed
  • incurvate
  • incurvated
  • incurved
  • indented
  • round
  • rounded
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sunken
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.