HyperDic: conic

English > 2 senses of the word conic:
ADJECTIVEpertconic, conical, conelike, cone-shapedrelating to or resembling a cone
NOUNshapeconic, conic section(geometry) a curve generated by the intersection of a plane and a circular cone
conic > pronunciation
Soundskaa'nihk; kow'nihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > conic: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or resembling a cone.
Example"conical mountains"
Synonymsconical, conelike, cone-shaped
Spanishcónico
Catalancònic
Nounsconeany cone-shaped artifact
conea shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point
conic(geometry) a curve generated by the intersection of a plane and a circular cone
English > conic: 2 senses > noun 1, shape
Meaning(geometry) a curve generated by the intersection of a plane and a circular cone.
Synonymconic section
CategorygeometryThe pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces
Narrowerellipse, ovalA closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it
hyperbolaAn open curve formed by a plane that cuts the base of a right circular cone
parabolaA plane curve formed by the intersection of a right circular cone and a plane parallel to an element of the curve
Broaderplane figure, two-dimensional figureA two-dimensional shape
Spanishcónica, cónico, sección cónica
Catalancònica, secció cònica, superfície cònica
Adjectivesconicrelating to or resembling a cone

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