semielliptical

/ (ˌsɛmɪɪˈlɪptɪkəl) /

adjective

shaped like one half of an ellipse, esp one divided along the major axis

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Example sentences from the Web for semielliptical

  • The carriage when traveling is supported on semielliptical springs, as is also the carriage limber.