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concavity

 [kon-kav´ĭ-te]
a depression or hollowed surface.

con·cav·i·ty

(kon-kav'i-tē),
A hollow or depression, with more or less evenly curved sides, on any surface.

concavity

[kən′kav′itē]
a deep depression or inward curving surface of an organ or body structure.

con·cav·i·ty

(kŏn-kavi-tē)
A hollow or depression, with more or less evenly curved sides, on any surface.

con·cav·i·ty

(kŏn-kavi-tē)
A hollow or depression, with more or less evenly curved sides, on any surface.

concavity,

n 1. the condition of being concave.
n 2. a concave surface, such as a depression on the surface of an organ or tissue.

concavity

a depression or hollowed surface.
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This experiment was designed to test the effects of concavity on larval settlement while controlling for other variables.
u]) = 1, that is, if agent u's optimal investment in self-insurance coincides with that undertaken by a risk-neutral individual, the degree of concavity of the utility function does not have any effect so that there is unanimity among all risk-averse decision makers regarding the optimal level of self-insurance.
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In their description, they combined a Bristow tenodesis with a standard intra-articular Bankart repair to recreate the glenoid concavity and reinforce the inferior glenohumeral ligaments and lower the subscapularis.
Here, the inequality holds due to the concavity of the ROC.
The new Amanda tottles, with an unmistakable Italian design, have a slight concavity at the top that gives elegant ergonomics to the pack, and allows more comfort when applying by the final consumer, said the company.
The state of concavity was more evident as the concentration of oregano essential oil increased in the edible films.
It should be pointed out that the data for streams density, caves density and concavity were acquired from different radiuses of areas, specifically chosen to calculate these values (for example: when calculating the streams density, the circle area with the radius of 1km, and the circle area with the radius of 3km were taken into account, etc.
The geomorphic indices (stream-length gradient index, concavity, steepness, drainage density and lineament density) were extracted automatically using standard algorithms.
These measurement instruments are designed to capture the concavity (or convexity) of utility at a particular point within the range of possible outcome values.
12 apart) frontally and behind vertex; strongly emarginate near ocelli and recurved to produce rather deep concavity behind vertex; sparsely obscurely hairy.
The user can attach the LowRider seat to any wakeboard using the existing boot mounts, allowing the board to maintain its natural concavity, and giving the user a smooth ride.