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conic

[′kän·ik]
(mathematics)
A curve which may be represented as the intersection of a cone with a plane; the four types of conics are circle, ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola. Also known as conic section.

CONIC

["Dynamic Configuration for Distributed Systems", J. Kramer et al, IEEE Trans Soft Eng SE-11(4):424-436 (Apr 1985)].
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Left ventricular geometry in normal and post-anterior myocardial infarction patients: Sphericity index and 'new' conicity index comparisons.
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Therefore research on the source of this conicity error was done.
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It can be assumed that the block was fixed with a metal pin, although there was no need for that because of the conicity of the block.
Further demands on the rotation mechanism are set by log conicity and ovality and sometimes by logs with stump flare.