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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·vex /kɑnˈvɛks; ˈkɑnˌ, kənˈ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 con·vex /kɑnˈvɛks; ˈkɑnˌ, kənˈ/ 形容詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·vex a.  Rising or swelling into a spherical or rounded form; regularly protuberant or bulging; -- said of a spherical surface or curved line when viewed from without, in opposition to concave.
    Drops of water naturally form themselves into figures with a convex surface.   --Whewell.
 Double convex, convex on both sides; convexo-convex.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·vex, n. A convex body or surface.
    Half heaven's convex glitters with the flame.   --Tickell.
 Note:This word was often pronounced con-vex' by early writers, as by Milton, and occasionally by later poets.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : curving or bulging outward [syn: bulging] [ant: concave]