sistroid

/ (ˈsɪstrɔɪd) /

adjective

contained between the convex sides of two intersecting curvesCompare cissoid (def. 2)

Nearby words

  1. sisterhood,
  2. sisterly,
  3. sistine,
  4. sistine chapel,
  5. sistine madonna,
  6. sistrum,
  7. sisyphean,
  8. sisyphus,
  9. sit,
  10. sit at one's feet

Word Origin for sistroid

C20: from sistrum + -oid

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