conic

Part of speech:

Cone- shaped; conical.

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Usage examples "conic":

  1. Gulielmus Grimke, et quadraginta sodales qui 'omnes in uno' Conic Sections sine Tabulis aspernati sunt, et contra Facultatem, Col. - "A Collection of College Words and Customs", Benjamin Homer Hall.
  2. I find that I copied out Vince's Conic Sections in February, 1819. The first book that I copied was the small geometrical treatise on Trigonometry, in May, 1817: to this I was urged by old Mr Ransome, upon my complaining that I could not purchase the book: and it was no bad lesson of independence to me. - "Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy", George Biddell Airy.
  3. Such recommendations as may conic from their people or their governments should have the most considerate attention. - "State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge", Calvin Coolidge.