Definition of Discoidal

1. Adjective. Having a flat circular shape.




Definition of Discoidal

1. a. Disk-shaped; discoid.

Definition of Discoidal

1. Adjective. Having the flat, circular shape of a disc or a quoit ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Discoidal

1. [adj]

Discoidal Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Discoidal Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Discoidal

discodermolide
discoed
discoer
discoers
discogastrula
discogenic
discographer
discographers
discographic
discographical
discographies
discography
discoherent
discoid
discoid lupus erythematosus
discoidal (current term)
discoidal cleavage
discoidin
discoids
discoing
discolike
discolith
discoliths
discolor
discolor'd
discoloration
discolorations
discolored
discolorer
discoloring

Literary usage of Discoidal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Report of the Minister of Education by Ontario Dept. of Education (1890)
"Small discoidal stone If in. dia., hollowed on both sides. ... discoidal stone, If in. in dia. This specimen differs from all the other hollow sided ones on ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1895)
"Of less frequent occurrence are discoidal joints, evidently entire joint planes, ... discoidal joint, with b-planes and c-frac- tures analogous ..."

3. Annual Report of the Canadian Institute by Canadian Institute (1849-1914) (1888)
"Small discoidal stone If in. dia., hollowed on both sides. ... discoidal stone, If in. in dia. This specimen differs from all the other hollow sided ones on ..."

4. Primitive Industry: Or, Illustrations of the Handiwork, in Stone, Bone and by Charles Conrad Abbott, Henry Carvill Lewis (1881)
"But two examples of these plain discoidal stones have been examined, ... 333 represents a specimen of these discoidal stones found in New Jersey, ..."

5. Pre-Historic Races of the United States of America by John Wells Foster (1874)
"discoidal implements. — There is another class of implements of frequent ... One of these is represented in the subjoined FIG. 26=ia discoidal stone ..."

6. Handbook of Aboriginal American Antiquities: Part I. Introductory: The by William Henry Holmes (1919)
"Doubtless these discoidal forms, which are in some localities very numerous, ... Although the discoidal pitted hammer is regarded by some students of the ..."

7. The Dynamo: Its Theory, Design and Manufacture by Charles Caesar Hawkins, F. Wallis (1903)
"§5. The EMF equation of the homopolar alternator. —The equation for the effective EMF induced in one phase of a. homopolar ring or discoidal alternator ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Discoidal

Search for Discoidal on Dictionary.com!Search for Discoidal on Thesaurus.com!Search for Discoidal on Google!Search for Discoidal on Wikipedia!

Search