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See definition of meniscus on Dictionary.com
  • as increscent
  • as incurve
  • as inlens

synonyms for meniscus

  • bow
  • curve
  • half-moon
  • sickle
  • concave figure
  • convex figure
  • cresentoid
  • demilune
  • horned moon
  • hornlike
  • lune
  • new moon
  • old moon
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How to use meniscus in a sentence

Porziņģis, though, saw his own run cut three games short after tearing the meniscus in his right knee.
THE MAVERICKS BET BIG ON KRISTAPS PORZIŅĢIS. IT’S PAYING OFF ON OFFENSE, BUT WHAT ABOUT DEFENSE?JARED DUBINAPRIL 14, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
They’ll have to make that run without the services of forward Kelly Oubre, who is in Orlando with the team but will not participate in the restart as he focuses on rehabbing from the torn meniscus he suffered in late February.
WHO’S WHO IN THE NBA BUBBLE: THE TEAMS JUST ALONG FOR THE RIDEJARED DUBINJULY 20, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The camera is furnished with either meniscus achromatic or rapid rectilinear lens.
KODAKS AND KODAK SUPPLIES, 1914CANADIAN KODAK COMPANY
F is called a meniscus, or concavo-convex, being concave on one, and convex on the other side.
CONVERSATIONS ON NATURAL PHILOSOPHY, IN WHICH THE ELEMENTS OF THAT SCIENCE ARE FAMILIARLY EXPLAINEDJANE HALDIMAND MARCET AND THOMAS P. JONES
The curved meniscus which always forms at the top of the fat column should be included in the reading.
THE BOOK OF CHEESECHARLES THOM AND WALTER WARNER FISK
The images of the meniscus of the mercury column and of the moving fork are focused on the plate by a lens.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 3VARIOUS
The pendulum marks and breaks the primary circuit by carrying a small platinum wire through a small mercury meniscus.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Spherical aberration is overcome to a great extent by the use (in connection with the double convex) of a meniscus lens.
PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE STUDIO AND IN THE FIELDEDWARD M. ESTABROOKE
The combination consists of a meniscus, composed of two lenses, one convergent, the other divergent.
PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE STUDIO AND IN THE FIELDEDWARD M. ESTABROOKE
The tip of the burette is allowed to fill before the readings are made, which are from the lowest point or meniscus.
HUMAN FOODS AND THEIR NUTRITIVE VALUEHARRY SNYDER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MENISCUS

  • bow
  • concave figure
  • convex figure
  • cresentoid
  • curve
  • demilune
  • half-moon
  • horned moon
  • hornlike
  • lune
  • meniscus
  • new moon
  • old moon
  • sickle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.