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con•vex



Pronunciation: (
adj.kon-veks', kun-;
n.kon'veks),
[key]
adj.
1. having a surface that is curved or rounded outward. Cf. concave (def. 1).
2. Math.
a. (of a polygon) having all interior angles less than or equal to 180°.
b. (of a set) having the property that for each pair of points in the set the line joining the points is wholly contained in the set.

n.
a convex surface, part, or thing.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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