Part of speech:
(Geom.) The path of a point that moves so that the sum of its distances from two fixed points, the foci, is constant; closed curve formed by the section of a cone cut by a plane less steeply inclined than the side of the cone
Marked by deliberate obscurity of style or expression.
Resembling a volcanic rock that contains many amygdules.
The definition of elliptical is something that resembles or relates to an ellipse, a plane that intersects a cone.
(Geometry, art) Formed by curved lines.
a closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it
(Botany) Shaped like an egg and flat, with the broad end toward the base:
Having the distance between the poles longer than the equatorial diameter:
Made of almonds
(Medicine): characterized by round lesions.
The mathematical study of the properties, measurement, and relationships of points, lines, planes, surfaces, angles, and solids.
Find another word for oval. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for oval, like: ellipse, egg-shaped, elliptic, amygdaloid, elliptical, elongate, curvilinear, egg-shape, ovate, ovoid and prolate.