Pronunciation of Cycloid
/sˈa͡ɪklɔ͡ɪd/, /sˈaɪklɔɪd/, /s_ˈaɪ_k_l_ɔɪ_d/
Antonyms for cycloid:
Synonyms for cycloid:
circuitousness, roundedness, Annularity, circularity, orbit.
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Usage examples for cycloid:
- To quote Pascal again, I see no objection, at this stage, to defining the process by the curve which that geometrician studied under the name of roulette or cycloid,- the curve traced by a point in the circumference of a wheel when the carriage is advancing in a straight line: this point turns like the wheel, though it advances like the carriage. - "Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic", Henri Bergson.