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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property possessed by a shape that curves inward; A shape that curves or bends inward.

Usage examples (30)
  • Its surface, though flat, assumed an appearance of concavity.
  • Mr Jeff: finding zeroes of non-quadratic functions to use for concavity tests
  • Their convexity is turned towards the uterus, the concavity towards the embryo.
  • Between us and the rapids, the concavity of the southern bank forms a bight or bay. for more
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