prolate
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈpɹəʊ.leɪt/, /pɹəʊˈleɪt/
Adjective

prolate

  1. Elongated at the poles.
    A cigar is a prolate spheroid.
Antonyms Related terms Verb

prolate (prolates, present participle prolating; past and past participle prolated)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To utter; to pronounce.
    • 1629, Ben Jonson, The New Inn
      Prolate it right.



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