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OTHER WORDS FROM paraboloidpa·rab·o·loi·dal [puh-rab-uh-loid-l, par-uh-buh-], /pəˌræb əˈlɔɪd l, ˌpær ə bə-/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for paraboloid
In the first case the surface is called an Hyperboloid of one sheet, in the second an Hyperbolic Paraboloid.
If it lies at the infinity, the plane at infinity is a tangent plane, and the surface is called a paraboloid.
The Silky Epeira also has all the elbow-room she needs; and her paraboloid is not without elegance.The Life of the Spider|J. Henri Fabre
Behind this was a curious, paraboloid projector made up of hundreds of tiny, carefully orientated coils.The Ultimate Weapon|John Wood Campbell
Also, the form of cambered surface should be a paraboloid—not arc or arc of circles.The Theory and Practice of Model Aeroplaning|V. E. Johnson