Definition of Cusped

1. Adjective. Having cusps or points.

Exact synonyms: Cuspate, Cuspated, Cuspidal, Cuspidate, Cuspidated
Similar to: Angular, Angulate
Derivative terms: Cusp, Cuspid



Definition of Cusped

1. Adjective. Having a cusp; pointed. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cusped

1. cusp [adj] - See also: cusp

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cusped

cusk
cusk-eel
cuskin
cuskins
cusks
cusp
cusp angle
cusp height
cusp of Carabelli
cusp of tooth
cuspad
cuspal
cuspal interference
cuspate
cuspated
cusped (current term)
cusped geometry
cusper
cuspers
cuspid
cuspid tooth
cuspidal
cuspidate
cuspidated
cuspidation
cuspidations
cuspides
cuspidine
cuspidor
cuspidors

Literary usage of Cusped

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1. An Elementary Treatise on Cubic and Quartic Curves by Alfred Barnard Basset (1901)
"The three-cusped hypocycloid is the curve traced out by a point on the circumference of a ... The orthoptic locus of a three-cusped hypocycloid is a circle. ..."

2. The Stones of Venice by John Ruskin (1873)
"The reader will observe that I call the arch mid-cusped, not when the cusp ... I have preferred to call the arch mid-cusped with respect to its side piece ..."

3. A Cyclopaedia of Works of Architecture: In Italy, Greece, and the Levant edited by William Pitt Preble Longfellow (1895)
"The wing has in the first story two double arched windows with cusped ogee heads, joined by a long balcony ; in the second and third stories is a panelled ..."

4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1885)
"A Geometrical Theorem in connection n-iih the Threc-cusped Hypocycloid. By RF DAVIS. 11. On the Discriminating Candil ion of Maxima and Minima in the ..."

5. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1888)
"Unfortunately the early windows were destroyed, with the exception of a narrow light with cusped ogee head on the east of the north transept ; and the end ..."

6. An Elementary Treatise on the Differential Calculus Founded on the Method of by John Minot Rice, William Woolsey Johnson (1888)
"... cusped Hypocycloid. FIG. 32.. In the case of the hypocycloid when b = %a, the circumference of the rolling circle is one-fourth the circumference of the ..."

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