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Definitions of cone

make coneshaped; "cone a tire" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

any coneshaped artifact Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

visual receptor cell sensitive to color Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

coneshaped mass of ovule or sporebearing scales or bracts Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

A solid of the form described by the revolution of a rightangled triangle about one of the sides adjacent to the right angle;  called also a right cone. More generally, any solid having a vertical point and bounded by a surface which is described by a straight line always passing through that vertical point; a solid having a circle for its base and tapering to a point or vertex. Newage Dictionary DB

Anything shaped more or less like a mathematical cone; as, a volcanic cone, a collection of scoriae around the crater of a volcano, usually heaped up in a conical form. Newage Dictionary DB

The fruit or strobile of the Coniferae, as of the pine, fir, cedar, and cypress. It is composed of woody scales, each one of which has one or two seeds at its base. Newage Dictionary DB

A shell of the genus Conus, having a conical form. Newage Dictionary DB

To render coneshaped; to bevel like the circular segment of a cone; as, to cone the tires of car wheels. Newage Dictionary DB

A solid body which tapers equally to a point from a circular base; anything of similar shape; the fruit of the fir, pine, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

1. A figure having a circular base with sides inclined so as to meet at a point above. 2. One of the flaskshaped figures Conarium or pineal body. 4. The mechanical element of a tooth crown, cusp. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.

A solid pointed figure with a circular base, as a sugarloaf: fruit shaped like a cone, as that of the pine, fir, etc. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

A solid body tapering to a point from a circular base; fruit shaped like a cone. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

Conic, conical. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

A solid figure that tapers uniformly from a circular base to a point; a scaly fruit, as of the pine, having such a shape. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

A solid body or tigure tapering to a point from a circular base, like a sugarloaf; the seed of fruit shaped like a cone, as that of the pine; anything coneshaped. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

A figure broad and round at the bottom, gradually lessening in circumference, like a sugarloaf; the fruit of the fir, pine, &c. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

The female flower of the Coniferae, with woody axis and spirally arranged carpels; a conical elevation on an egg just before fertilization; a conical or flaskshaped cell of the retina. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

[Greek] The female flower of Coniferae, with woody axis and spirallyarranged carpels; strobile; terminal spike or fructification in clubmosses and horsetails; a conical elevation on an egg just before fertilisation; a conical or flaskshaped cell of the retina. na

A solid of the form described by the revolution of a rightangled triangle about one of the sides adjacent to the right angle; called also a right cone. More generally, any solid having a vertical point and bounded by a surface which is described by a straight line always passing through that vertical point; a solid having a circle for its base and tapering to a point or vertex. dictgcide_fs

To render coneshaped; to bevfl like whe circwlar segoent of a cone; as, to cone the tires of car wheels. dictgcide_fs

k[=o]n, n. a solid pointed figure with a circular base: fruit shaped like a cone, as that of the pine, fir, &c.: anything shaped like a cone.ns. CONE'SHELL, a family of Gasteropod molluscs, with substantial conical shells; CONE'WHEAT, a variety of wheat, with conicalshaped spike.adjs. CONIC, AL, having the form of or pertaining to a cone.adv. CON'ICALLY.ns. CON'ICALNESS, CONIC'ITY.adj. CON'ICOCYLIN'DRICAL.n. CON'ICS, that part of geometry which deals with the cone and its sections.adj. C[=O]'NIFORM, in the form of a cone.CONIC SECTION, a figure made by the section of a cone by a plane. [Fr. coneL.,Gr. k[=o]nos, a peak, a peg.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683

Solid figure with circular (or other curved) base, tapering to a point (generated by straight line that always passes through a fixed point, and describes any fixed curve); fruit of pine or fir; marine shell of genus Conus; c.shaped thing, esp. (Meteorol.) foulweather signal; cones, fine flour used by bakers for dusting troughs; (v.t.) shape like c.; (v.i.) bear cc. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary

A pyramid with a circular base. Appleton's medical dictionary.

An aggregated fruit composed of a conical or oval mass of imbricated scales, as in the pine and in gymnosperms generally. Appleton's medical dictionary.

[Gr.] (Math.) The solid generated by the revolution of a rightangled triangle round its perpendicular. Glossary of terms and phrases  Percy

A solid body tapering to a point from a circular base, generated by the revolution of a triangle about one of its sides; —the conical fruit of the pine, fir, cedar, &c. Cabinet Dictionary

A solid body, of which the base is e a circle, and which ends in a point. Complete Dictionary
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