planoconcave


planoconcave
Flat on one side and concave on the other; denoting a lens of that shape.

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adj.
describing a structure, such as a lens, that is flat on one side and concave on the other.

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pla·no·con·cave (pla″no-kon-kāvґ) flat on one side and concave on the other; see under lens.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • planoconcave — pla·no·con·cave (plā nō kŏn kāvʹ, kŏnʹkāv ) adj. Flat on one side and concave on the other: a planoconcave lens. * * * …   Universalium

  • planoconcave — adjective Having one side plane and the other concave …   Wiktionary

  • planoconcave — adjective (of a lens) with one side plane and the opposite one concave …   English new terms dictionary

  • planoconcave — adj. describing a structure, such as a lens, that is flat on one side and concave on the other …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • planoconcave — adj. (of a lens etc.) with one surface plane and the other concave. * * * adjective flat on one side and concave on the other • Similar to: ↑concave …   Useful english dictionary

  • planoconcave lens — a lens with one plane and one concave side …   Medical dictionary

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