gibbous

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gibbous

, gibbose
(of the moon or a planet) more than half but less than fully illuminated

gibbous

[′jib·əs]
(mathematics)
Bounded by convex curves.
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Metasternum gibbose in middle, surface smooth in middle, sparsely setose toward apical and lateral margins.
Metasternum poorly gibbose in middle, surface sooth in middle, sparsely setose toward apical and lateral margins.