Last modified on 8 September 2014, at 11:50

ellipsoid

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

ellipsoid (plural ellipsoids)

  1. (mathematics) a surface, all of whose cross sections are elliptic or circular (includes the sphere)
  2. (geography) Such a surface used as a model of the shape of the earth.
    Here the geoid is thirty meters below the ellipsoid.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ellipsoid (comparative more ellipsoid, superlative most ellipsoid)

  1. Shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.
  2. (mathematics) Of or pertaining to an ellipse.
  3. (botany) Having the tridimensional shape of an ellipse rotated on its long axis.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

ellipsoid c

  1. (mathematics) ellipsoid

DeclensionEdit