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synonyms for convex

  • bulging
  • arched
  • bent
  • biconvex
  • bulgy
  • gibbous
  • outcurved
  • protuberant
  • raised
See also synonyms for: convexedness

antonyms for convex

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  • concave
  • depressed
  • sinking
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How to use convex in a sentence

To take advantage of the Coandӑ effect, most noseriding boards have a convex surface on the back three quarters of the bottom deck.
USE PHYSICS TO PULL OFF GRAVITY-DEFYING SURFING MOVESNOAH LEDERMANOCTOBER 5, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
In The Father, that’s the convex-mirror world Anthony, as played by Anthony Hopkins, finds himself in.
THE FATHER OFFERS AN UNSPARING GLIMPSE INTO THE TRIALS, AND THE MYSTERIES, OF OLD AGESTEPHANIE ZACHAREKMARCH 26, 2021TIME
A convex shape cannot have a disproportionately small flat cut like the one in the dumbbell, but perhaps it could have a disproportionately small curved cut.
STATISTICS POSTDOC TAMES DECADES-OLD GEOMETRY PROBLEMERICA KLARREICHMARCH 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
So for a 100-dimensional convex shape, for example, they knew that the best straight cut will expose at most about 10 times as much surface area as the very best cut.
STATISTICS POSTDOC TAMES DECADES-OLD GEOMETRY PROBLEMERICA KLARREICHMARCH 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
High-dimensional convex shapes are a central object of study not just for pure mathematicians but also for statisticians, machine learning researchers and other computer scientists working with high-dimensional data sets.
STATISTICS POSTDOC TAMES DECADES-OLD GEOMETRY PROBLEMERICA KLARREICHMARCH 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
It is sometimes indented, with its convex side in contact with the periphery of the cell.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Ellis's patent boot studs to save the sole, and the Euknemida, or concave-convex fastening springs, are the latest novelties.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
From his waistcoat pocket he took a little silver convex mirror and surveyed himself critically therein.
DOPESAX ROHMER
This insect is much less in size than the former, and is more convex.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The body is very convex:, having the thorax as wide as the abdomen, subquadrate, with very convex sides.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
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WORDS RELATED TO CONVEX

  • convex
  • gibbous
  • protuberant
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