## English

### Noun

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 Singular Ellipsoid Plural{{{1}}}

Ellipsoid ({{{1}}})

1. (mathematics) a surface, all of whose cross sections are elliptic or circular (includes the sphere)
2. Template:Geography Such a surface used as a model of the shape of the earth.
Here the geoid is thirty meters below the ellipsoid.

#### Derived terms

• ellipsoid of revolution

#### Translations

Ellipsoid (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

 Positive Ellipsoid Comparative{{{1}}} Superlative{{{2}}}
1. (mathematics) of or pertaining to an ellipse; ellipsoidal
2. Shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.
3. Shaped like a symmetrical oval that is evenly tapered on both ends.

#### Derived terms

• ellipsoid geodesic
• ellipsoid method
• ellipsoid packing
• subellipsoid

• globose
• globoid
• ovoid
• oblong

## Swedish

### Noun

Inflection for Ellipsoid Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Base form
Possessive form

ellipsoid c.

1. (mathematics) ellipsoid

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