adjective. ['kənˈvɛks, ˈkɑːnˌvɛks'] curving or bulging outward.
- convexus (Latin)
- con- (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Convex
Example sentences of the word convex
1. Noun, plural
The bottom shells of female sulcata tortoises are flat or slightly convex.
Bombe is a French term for any rounded or convex piece of furniture.
3. Noun, singular or mass
As such, any item with a convex lens can be used to start a fire.
4. Verb, past participle
If a polygon has no inward-pointing angle of more than 180 degrees, its shape is convex.
adjective. convex on both sides; shaped like a lentil.
adjective. concave on one side and convex on the other with the concavity being greater than the convexity.