Definition of concavo-concave in English:

Share this entry

concavo-concave

Pronunciation: /känˌkāvōˌkänˈkāv/

adjective

Another term for biconcave.
Example sentences
  • This contact opening 8 has a concavo-concave shape; that is, both sides of the opening have a concave shape.
  • The junctions with spacings of 5-30 mum presented concavo-concave morphologies, and the spacings could be changed with the growth conditions.
  • This cut-off substance forms itself (according to circumstances) into lenticular shapes of various forms, such as double convex or convexo-convex, double concave or concavo-concave, piano-concave and piano-convex, diverging meniscus, and converging meniscus.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.