Definition of Trochoidal

1. a. Of or pertaining to a trochoid; having the properties of a trochoid.



Definition of Trochoidal

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to, or shaped like a trochoid. ¹

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Definition of Trochoidal

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Trochoidal

1. 1. Of or pertaining to a trochoid; having the properties of a trochoid. 2. See Trochoid. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trochoidal

trochlear process
trochlear spine
trochleariform
trochlearis
trochlears
trochleary
trochleas
trochleiform
trochoblast
trochoblasts
trochocardia
trochoid
trochoid articulation
trochoid joint
trochoidal (current term)
trochoids
trochometer
trochometers
trochophore
trochophores
trochorizocardia
trochosphere
trochospheres
trochus
trochuses
trock
trocked
trocken
trocking

Literary usage of Trochoidal

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1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"In the trochoidal systems, it is now without the rolling circle of the external hypo-system, but within that of the epi- system ..."

2. Theoretical Naval Architecture by Edward Lewis Attwood (1922)
"trochoidal WAVE THEORY. trochoidal Wave Theory.— All the observed phenomena of ocean waves, that is, waves in deep water, fit in so well with the trochoidal ..."

3. Resistance of Ships and Screw Propulsion by David Watson Taylor (1893)
"Properties of trochoidal Waves. In this section I shall state certain properties of trochoidal waves, which may be found demonstrated by Rankine or other ..."

4. A Treatise on Hydrodynamics: With Numerous Examples by Alfred Barnard Basset (1888)
"Gerstner's trochoidal Waves. 388. It was shown by Gerstner in 1802 and was rediscovered by Rankine, that there exists a certain form of trochoidal waves, ..."

5. A Manual of Naval Architecture for Use of Officers of the Royal Navy by William Henry White (1900)
"... but it is now generally agreed that the modern or trochoidal theory of wave motion fairly represents the phenomena, while preceding theories do not. ..."

6. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... fc=2r/X; and the AX Vin 8 The lines of equal pressure, among which is included of course the surf ace-pro file, are trochoidal curves. ..."

7. A Manual of Naval Architecture: For the Use of Officers of the Royal Navy by William Henry White (1882)
"... but it is now generally agreed that the modern or trochoidal theory of wave motion fairly represents the phenomena, while preceding theories do not. ..."

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