Definition of subconical in English:

subconical

Line breaks: sub|con¦ic¦al
Pronunciation: /sʌbˈkɒnɪk(ə)l
 
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adjective

  • Approximately conical.
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    • Mitral sclerites bilaterally symmetrical, subcircular in apertural view, and subconical in lateral view.
    • The metaconid is subconical, somewhat compressed anterolingually-posterolabially, lower than the paraconid or protoconid, and, at its base, subequal in diameter to the paraconid.
    • The first cusp or parastyle is offset and separated from the others by a gap; it is robust, subconical, pointed, and flattened anterolingually.

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