parabolic


parabolic

adjective

  1. having the form or outline of a parabola.
  2. having a longitudinal section in the form of a paraboloid or parabola: a parabolic reflector.
  3. of or relating to a parabola.

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or involving a parable.

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or shaped like a parabola
  2. shaped like a paraboloida parabolic mirror

adjective

  1. of or resembling a parable

adj.mid-15c., from Late Latin parabolicus, from late Greek parabolikos “figurative,” from parabole (see parable). Related: Parabolical.

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