Definition of Polyconic

1. a. Pertaining to, or based upon, many cones.



Definition of Polyconic

1. Adjective. Pertaining to, or based upon, many cones. ¹

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Medical Definition of Polyconic

1. Pertaining to, or based upon, many cones. Polyconic projection, a projection of the earth's surface, or any portion thereof, by which each narrow zone is projected upon a conical surface that touches the sphere along this zone, the conical surface being then unrolled. This projection differs from conic projection in that latter assumes but one cone for the whole map. Polyconic projection is that in use in the United States coast and geodetic survey. Origin: Poly- + conic. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Polyconic

polyclonal antiserum
polyclonal compartment
polyclone
polyclones
polyclonia
polycloning site
polycondensate
polycondensates
polycondensation
polycondensations
polycondense
polycondensed
polycondenses
polycondensing
polyconic (current term)
polyconic projection
polyconjugate
polyconjugates
polycontexturality
polycoria
polycosanol
polycot
polycots
polycotton
polycottons
polycotyledon
polycotyledonary
polycotyledons
polycount

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