Definition of Elliptic. Meaning of Elliptic. Synonyms of Elliptic

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Definition of Elliptic

Elliptic
Elliptic El*lip"tic, Elliptical El*lip"tic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. elliptique. See Ellipsis.] 1. Of or pertaining to an ellipse; having the form of an ellipse; oblong, with rounded ends. The planets move in elliptic orbits. --Cheyne. 2. Having a part omitted; as, an elliptical phrase. Elliptic chuck. See under Chuck. Elliptic compasses, an instrument arranged for drawing ellipses. Elliptic function. (Math.) See Function. Elliptic integral. (Math.) See Integral. Elliptic polarization. See under Polarization.

Meaning of Elliptic from wikipedia

- quadrics: Ellipsoid Elliptic cone Elliptic cylinder Hyperboloid of one sheet Hyperboloid of two sheets Ellipsoid Elliptic cone Elliptic cylinder Hyperboloid...
- In integral calculus, elliptic integrals originally arose in connection with the problem of giving the arc length of an ellipse. They were first studied...
- In mathematics, an elliptic curve is a plane algebraic curve defined by an equation of the form y 2 = x 3 + a x + b {\displaystyle y^{2}=x^{3}+ax+b} which...
- Elliptic-curve cryptography (ECC) is an approach to public-key cryptography based on the algebraic structure of elliptic curves over finite fields. ECC...
- In astrodynamics or celestial mechanics, an elliptic orbit or elliptical orbit is a Kepler orbit with an eccentricity of less than 1; this includes the...
- Elliptic geometry is an example of a geometry in which Euclid's parallel postulate does not hold. Instead, as in spherical geometry, there are no parallel...
- Elliptic-curve Diffie–****man (ECDH) is a key agreement protocol that allows two parties, each having an elliptic-curve public–private key pair, to establish...
- cryptography, the Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA) offers a variant of the Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) which uses elliptic curve cryptography...
- In complex analysis, an elliptic function is a meromorphic function that is periodic in two directions. Just as a periodic function of a real variable...
- In the theory of partial differential equations, elliptic operators are differential operators that generalize the Laplace operator. They are defined by...
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