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ellipsoidal

[ ih-lip-soid-l, el-ip-, ee-lip- ]
/ ɪ lɪpˈsɔɪd l, ˌɛl ɪp-, ˌi lɪp- /
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adjective
pertaining to or having the form of an ellipsoid.
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Origin of ellipsoidal

First recorded in 1825–35; ellipsoid + -al1
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