Definition of Elliptical. Meaning of Elliptical. Synonyms of Elliptical

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Definition of Elliptical

Elliptical
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 Elliptical from wikipedia

- wings, having an elliptical planform characterised by ellipsis (the omission of words), or by concision more broadly an elliptical trainer, an exercise...
- Elliptical galaxies range in size from tens of millions to over one hundred trillion stars. Originally, Edwin Hubble hypothesized that elliptical galaxies...
- Électrodynamiques, via Internet Archive Animation of Elliptical Polarization (on YouTube) Comparison of Elliptical Polarization with Linear and Circular Polarizations...
- people with some injuries can use an elliptical to stay fit, as the low impact affects them little. Elliptical trainers offer a non-impact cardiovascular...
- 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-curve cryptography (ECC) is an approach to public-key cryptography based on the algebraic structure of elliptic curves over finite fields. ECC...
- In integral calculus, an elliptic integral is one of a number of related functions defined as the value of certain integrals. Originally, they arose in...
- is to generate it in an elliptical spanwise distribution across the wing. There is no inherent superiority to pure elliptical shapes, and wings with other...
- want to be an elliptical poet.'" The original statement of the notion by Burt in the Boston Review article suggested that "Elliptical poets try to manifest...
- mathematics, an elliptic curve is a smooth, projective, algebraic curve of genus one, on which there is a specified point O. An elliptic curve is defined...