Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: spheroid
IPA transcription: [sf'ɪɹ,ɔɪd]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: spheroid, ellipsoid_of_revolution
    Meaning: a shape that is generated by rotating an ellipse around one of its axes; "it looked like a sphere but on closer examination I saw it was really a spheroid"
Usage examples
  • What kind of spectacle would its hidden hemisphere present to our terrestrial spheroid?