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pa•rab•o•loid



Pronunciation: (pu-rab'u-loid"), [key]
n. Geom.
a surface that can be put into a position such that its sections parallel to at least one coordinate plane are parabolas.Cf. elliptic paraboloid, hyperbolic paraboloid.

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