ellips

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ellips f (plural ellipsen, diminutive ellipsje n)

  1. ellipse
  2. ellipsis, stylistic figure and mark used in printing to indicate an omission

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EtymologyEdit

Used in Swedish since 1690, cognate with German Ellipse, English ellipsis and ellipse, and French ellipse; from Latin ellipsis, based on Ancient Greek ἔλλειψις (elleipsis, omission)

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ellips c

  1. (geometry) an ellipse, an oval shape
  2. an ellipsis, an omission, a sign (...) indicating an omission
  3. a shorthand, an abridged form of a word or phrase (what remains after the omission)

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  • ellipsbas
  • ellipsera
  • ellipsform
  • ellipsoid
  • ellipsvalv
  • elliptisk
  • halvellips

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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 20:15