ovoidal

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Adjective[edit]

ovoidal (comparative more ovoidal, superlative most ovoidal)

  1. somewhat ovoid
    • 1997 October 17, S. D. Hudson et al., “Direct Visualization of Individual Cylindrical and Spherical Supramolecular Dendrimers”, in Science[1], volume 278, number 5337, DOI:10.1126/science.278.5337.449, pages 449-452:
      A transition from an ovoidal to a spherical shape by increasing the generation number has been predicted for dendrimers (8 ).
    • 1872, James Y. Simpson, Archaeological Essays, Vol. 1[2]:
      It consists of a roundish or ovoidal ball, apparently of rock-crystal, about an inch and a half in diameter, and protected by a silver mounting.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oboiˈdal/, [oβoi̯ˈðal]

Adjective[edit]

ovoidal (plural ovoidales)

  1. ovoidal