how to pronounce ellipsoid


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ellipsoid is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of ellipsoid in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… round one side of this ellipsoid is a …”

meanings of ellipsoid


  1. Shaped like an ellipse; elliptical.
  2. Having the tridimensional shape of an ellipse rotated on its long axis.
  3. Of or pertaining to an ellipse; elliptic.


  1. A surface, all of whose cross sections are elliptic or circular (including the sphere), that generalises the ellipse and in Cartesian coordinates (x, y, z) is a quadric with equation x^2/a^2 + y^2/b^2 + z^2/c^2 = 0.
  2. Such a surface used as a model of the shape of the earth.

ellipsoid frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ellipsoid occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics ellipsoid can be related to

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1) education, science, and technology;

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