Definition of Conoid. Meaning of Conoid. Synonyms of Conoid

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Definition of Conoid

Conoid
Conoid Co"noid, n. [Gr. ? conical; ? cone + ? from: cf. F. cono["i]de.] 1. Anything that has a form resembling that of a cone. 2. (Geom.) (a) A solid formed by the revolution of a conic section about its axis; as, a parabolic conoid, elliptic conoid, etc.; -- more commonly called paraboloid, ellipsoid, etc. (b) A surface which may be generated by a straight line moving in such a manner as always to meet a given straight line and a given curve, and continue parallel to a given plane. --Math. Dict.
Conoid
Conoid Co"noid a. Resembling a cone; conoidal.

Meaning of Conoid from wikipedia

- For the organelle called conoid used by intracellular parasites, see myzocytosis. In geometry a conoid (Gr****: κωνος cone and -ειδης similar) is a...
- In geometry, Plücker’s conoid is a ruled surface named after the German mathematician Julius Plücker. It is also called a conical wedge or cylindroid;...
- The conoid ligament is the posterior and medial fasciculus of the coracoclavicular ligament. It is formed by a dense band of fibers, conical in form, with...
- In geometry, a right conoid is a ruled surface generated by a family of straight lines that all intersect perpendicularly to a fixed straight line, called...
- cell wall and/or cell membrane of the prey cell with a feeding tube, the conoid, sucks out the cellular content and digests it. Myzocytosis is found in...
- gregarines. All members of this cl**** have a complete, hollow, truncated conoid. Gregarines tend to parasitize invertebrates with the mature gamonts being...
- called the trapezoid line and a tubercle; the conoid tubercle for attachment with the trapezoid and the conoid ligament, part of the coracoclavicular ligament...
- micropores. Both Colpodella and Perkinsus species have open sided truncated conoids (sometimes called pseudoconoids), rhoptries that occupy the length of the...
- From the conoid tubercle an oblique ridge, the trapezoid line (or trapezoid ridge, or oblique), runs forward and lateralward, and affords attachment to...
- minimal surface Triply periodic minimal surface Catalan surface right conoid Conical surface helicoid sphericon Hyperboloid of one sheet (doubly ruled)...