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convex

 [kon´veks]
having a rounded, somewhat elevated surface.

con·vex

(kon'veks, kŏn-veks'),
Applied to a surface that is evenly curved outward, the segment of a sphere.
[L. convexus, vaulted, arched, convex, fr. con-veho, to bring together]

convex

/con·vex/ (kon´veks) having a rounded, somewhat elevated surface.convex´ity

convex

Etymology: L, convextus, vaulted
having a surface that curves outward. Compare concave.

con·vex

(kon-veks')
Applied to a surface that is evenly curved outward, as the segment of a sphere.
[L. convexus, vaulted, arched, convex, fr. con-veho, to bring together]

convex

a surface that curves evenly outward

convex 

Having a surface curved like the exterior of a sphere. See converging lens; convex mirror.

con·vex

(kon'veks)
Denotes surface evenly curved outward, segment of a sphere.
[L. convexus, vaulted, arched, convex, fr. con-veho, to bring together]

convex (konveks´),

adj having a surface that curves outward.

convex

having a rounded, somewhat elevated surface.

convex face
convex sole
see dropped sole.