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Definition of Conical surface
Conical surfaceConic Con"ic, Conical Con"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. conique.
1. Having the form of, or resembling, a geometrical cone;
round and tapering to a point, or gradually lessening in
circumference; as, a conic or conical figure; a conical
2. Of or pertaining to a cone; as, conic sections.
Conic section (Geom.), a curved line formed by the
intersection of the surface of a right cone and a plane.
The conic sections are the parabola, ellipse, and
hyperbola. The right lines and the circle which result
from certain positions of the plane are sometimes, though
not generally included.
Conic sections, that branch of geometry which treats of the
parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola.
Conical pendulum. See Pendulum.
Conical projection, a method of delineating the surface of
a sphere upon a plane surface as if projected upon the
surface of a cone; -- much used by makers of maps in
Conical surface (Geom.), a surface described by a right
line moving along any curve and always passing through a
fixed point that is not in the plane of that curve.
Meaning of Conical surface from wikipedia
- In geometry, a (general) conical surface
is the unbounded surface formed
by the union
of all the straight lines
that p**** through
a fixed point
— the apex...
- or partial lines
the lateral surface
; if the lateral surface
is unbounded, it is a conical surface
. In the case of line segments, the cone...
- lies on S. Examples include
the plane, the curved surface
of a cylinder
or cone, a conical surface
directrix, the right
conoid, the helicoid...
of revolution generated
by a straight
line are cylindrical
and conical surfaces depending
or not the line is parallel
to the axis. A circle...
- conic section
as a slice
of a quadratic
of a conical surface
, one requires conical hypersurfaces
in four-dimensional space
- minimal surface Triply periodic minimal surface Catalan surface right conoid Conical surface helicoid sphericon Hyperboloid
of one sheet
- chemistry, a conical intersection
of two or more potential energy surfaces
is the set of molecular geometry points where
the potential energy surfaces
of conical surface
Mohr–Coulomb yield surface
in two-dimensional stress
space. It is a cross section
of this conical prism
- A conical
hill (also cone or conical
mountain) is a landform
with a distinctly conical
shape. It is usually isolated
or rises above other surrounding
- generally, conical surfaces
; away from the apex The oloid
and the sphericon
of a special family
that develop their entire surface
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