Meaning of ELLIPTIC in English

ELLIPTIC

adj. (also elliptical) of, relating to, or having the form of an ellipse or ellipsis. elliptically adv. ellipticity n.

[ Gk elleiptikos defective f. elleipo (as ELLIPSE) ]

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