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biconvex

 [bi-kon´veks]
having two convex surfaces.

bi·con·vex

(bī-kon'veks),
Convex on two sides; denoting especially a form of lens.
Synonym(s): convexoconvex

biconvex

/bi·con·vex/ (-kon-veks´) having two convex surfaces.

biconvex

[bīkon′veks]
Etymology: L, bis + convexus, vaulted
convex on both sides, especially as applied to a lens. biconvexity, n.

biconvex

adjective Referring to a structure which is convex on both sides, as in a biconvex lens.

bi·con·vex

(bī-kon'veks)
Convex on two sides; denoting especially a form of lens.
Synonym(s): convexoconvex.

biconvex

convex on both sides

biconvex

having two convex surfaces.
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