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See definition of spheroid on Dictionary.com
  • as incircular
  • as inround
  • as inspheric
  • as inball
  • as inglobe

synonyms for spheroid

  • oblique
  • round
  • annular
  • circinate
  • circling
  • disklike
  • indirect
  • orbicular
  • ring-shaped
  • rounded
See also synonyms for: spheroids
  • bulbous
  • curled
  • curved
  • cylindrical
  • elliptical
  • oval
  • rounded
  • spherical
  • arced
  • arched
  • bent
  • bowed
  • circular
  • coiled
  • looped
  • orbed
  • ringed
  • spiral
  • annular
  • arciform
  • curvilinear
  • discoid
  • disk-shaped
  • domical
  • egg-shaped
  • globose
  • globular
  • orbicular
  • orbiculate
  • rotund
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How to use spheroid in a sentence

Left to their own devices, spheroid xenobots could generally create only one more generation before dying out, the researchers found.
TINY LIVING MACHINES CALLED XENOBOTS CAN CREATE COPIES OF THEMSELVESLAURA SANDERSDECEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The live feed appears on a spheroid TV that looks like an astronaut’s helmet and directly faces the Buddha.
NAM JUNE PAIK PREDICTED THE INTERNET, YOUTUBE AND INSTAGRAM. BUT HE WAS MORE INTERESTING AS AN ARTIST THAN AS A PROPHET.SEBASTIAN SMEEJULY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The tissue folded itself into a spheroid with its fibers forming a pattern like lines of longitude on Earth.
THE MATH OF LIVING THINGS - ISSUE 102: HIDDEN TRUTHSSIDNEY PERKOWITZJUNE 23, 2021NAUTILUS
In a paper in Science Robotics, the researchers describe how they took stem cells from frog embryos and allowed them to grow into clumps of several thousand cells called spheroids.
XENOBOTS 2.0: THESE LIVING ROBOTS SELF-ASSEMBLE FROM FROG SKIN CELLSEDD GENTAPRIL 2, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Next you might find the volume for a half-cone or a spheroid.
TOP 10 TIPS ON HOW TO STUDY SMARTER, NOT LONGERKATHIANN KOWALSKISEPTEMBER 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Although we have for convenience termed the earth a flattened spheroid, it is only such in a very general sense.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Its shape is not absolutely spherical, but spheroid—that is, flattened at the poles.
ASTRONOMY FOR AMATEURSCAMILLE FLAMMARION
"He loves to call a football an 'illusive spheroid,'" chuckled another chap.
LEFT TACKLE THAYERRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
Pithos, pith′os, n. a large spheroid Greek earthenware vase.
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The spores of this species are spheroid-tetrahedral, the three radiating angles marked with slender vittæ, or bands.
BEAUTIFUL FERNSDANIEL CADY EATON
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  • apple
  • balloon
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