Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word **Concave**. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word **Concave** and, of course, **Concave** synonyms and on the right images related to the word **Concave**.

Concave

Concave Con"cave (k[o^][ng]*k[=a]*v" or k[o^]n"-; 277), a. [L. concavus; con- + cavus hollow: cf. F. concave. See Cave a hollow.] 1. Hollow and curved or rounded; vaulted; -- said of the interior of a curved surface or line, as of the curve of the of the inner surface of an eggshell, in opposition to convex; as, a concave mirror; the concave arch of the sky. 2. Hollow; void of contents. [R.] As concave . . . as a worm-eaten nut. --Shak.

Concave Con"cave (k[o^][ng]*k[=a]*v" or k[o^]n"-; 277), a. [L. concavus; con- + cavus hollow: cf. F. concave. See Cave a hollow.] 1. Hollow and curved or rounded; vaulted; -- said of the interior of a curved surface or line, as of the curve of the of the inner surface of an eggshell, in opposition to convex; as, a concave mirror; the concave arch of the sky. 2. Hollow; void of contents. [R.] As concave . . . as a worm-eaten nut. --Shak.

Concave

Concave Con"cave, n. [L. concavum.] 1. A hollow; an arched vault; a cavity; a recess. Up to the fiery concave towering hight. --Milton. 2. (Mech.) A curved sheath or breasting for a revolving cylinder or roll.

Concave Con"cave, n. [L. concavum.] 1. A hollow; an arched vault; a cavity; a recess. Up to the fiery concave towering hight. --Milton. 2. (Mech.) A curved sheath or breasting for a revolving cylinder or roll.

Concave

Concave Con"cave, v. t. [imp. & p. p. concaved; p. pr. & vb. n. Concaving.] To make hollow or concave.

Concave Con"cave, v. t. [imp. & p. p. concaved; p. pr. & vb. n. Concaving.] To make hollow or concave.

- Concave means curving in or hollowed inward, as opposed to convex. Concave may refer to: Concave function, the negative of a convex function Concave lens...

- mathematics, a concave function is the negative of a convex function. A concave function is also synonymously called concave downwards, concave down, convex...

- A simple polygon that is not convex is called concave, non-convex or reentrant. A concave polygon will always have at least one reflex interior angle—that...

- reflecting surface. The surface may be either convex (bulging outward) or concave (recessed inward). Most curved mirrors have surfaces that are shaped like...

- lens with two concave surfaces is biconcave (or just concave). If one of the surfaces is flat, the lens is plano-convex or plano-concave depending on the...

- defined on an n-dimensional interval is called convex (or convex downward or concave upward) if the line segment between any two points on the graph of the...

- Convex and Concave is a lithograph print by the Dutch artist M. C. Escher, first printed in March 1955. It depicts an ornate architectural structure with...

- (self-intersecting), also called crossed. Simple quadrilaterals are either convex or concave. The interior angles of a simple (and planar) quadrilateral ABCD add up...

- Log-concave may refer to: Logarithmically concave function Logarithmically concave measure Logarithmically concave sequence...

- analysis, a non-negative function f : Rn → R+ is logarithmically concave (or log-concave for short) if its domain is a convex set, and if it satisfies the...

- mathematics, a concave function is the negative of a convex function. A concave function is also synonymously called concave downwards, concave down, convex...

- A simple polygon that is not convex is called concave, non-convex or reentrant. A concave polygon will always have at least one reflex interior angle—that...

- reflecting surface. The surface may be either convex (bulging outward) or concave (recessed inward). Most curved mirrors have surfaces that are shaped like...

- lens with two concave surfaces is biconcave (or just concave). If one of the surfaces is flat, the lens is plano-convex or plano-concave depending on the...

- defined on an n-dimensional interval is called convex (or convex downward or concave upward) if the line segment between any two points on the graph of the...

- Convex and Concave is a lithograph print by the Dutch artist M. C. Escher, first printed in March 1955. It depicts an ornate architectural structure with...

- (self-intersecting), also called crossed. Simple quadrilaterals are either convex or concave. The interior angles of a simple (and planar) quadrilateral ABCD add up...

- Log-concave may refer to: Logarithmically concave function Logarithmically concave measure Logarithmically concave sequence...

- analysis, a non-negative function f : Rn → R+ is logarithmically concave (or log-concave for short) if its domain is a convex set, and if it satisfies the...

Loading...

OvergarrisonOverleavenOverlordOverlyOvermanOvermixOverneatOverpaintOverpostOverrigorousOverseaOverstayOverthrownoverthrust

Loading...