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bicone

[bahy-kohn]
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noun
  1. an object shaped like two cones with their bases together.
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Origin of bicone

First recorded in 1925–30; bi-1 + cone
Related formsbi·con·i·cal [bahy-kon-i-kuh l] /baɪˈkɒn ɪ kəl/, adjectivebi·con·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for biconical

Historical Examples

  • Fig. 58 shows a biconical whorl with curious and inexplicable characters.

    The Swastika

    Thomas Wilson

  • Fig. 66 shows a biconical whorl, and its top is decorated to represent three Swastikas and three burning altars.

    The Swastika

    Thomas Wilson

  • The specimen shown in fig. 64 is biconical, though, as usual, the upper cone is the smallest.

    The Swastika

    Thomas Wilson