cone cone  /ˈkoʊn/


  1. (n) any cone-shaped artifact
  2. (n) a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point
  3. (n) cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts
  4. (n) a visual receptor cell in the retina that is sensitive to bright light and to color
  5. (v) make cone-shaped

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  1. Kona Ice brings snow cones to South Mississippi

    BILOXI -- Brian Ducharme of Latimer and his father owned several snow cone stands in the 1990s, but they could never find a perfect location and so put the business on ice.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Biloxi Sun Herald

  2. Southern Cone Market for Distributed Control Systems and Programmable Logic Controllers

    NEW YORK, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Southern Cone Market for Distributed Control Systems and Programmable ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Moses Cone Hospital’s new North Tower ready to open

    Moses Cone Hospital’s North Tower–the biggest construction project in the hospital’s history–will open to patients and visitors next week. The...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

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  1. "I wanted to go on the outer lane," Kramer told reporters through a translator after the race. "Then, just before the cone, Gerard shouted 'inner lane.' I thought he's probably right and went to the inner lane. I should have gone with my own...
    on Feb 23, 2010 By: Sven Kramer Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "I saw this woman in a serious ball gown, all glammed up and next to an ice cream van, just really getting into an enormous ice cream cone," Hall told The Associated Press in an interview. "And there was this really ominous drip just coming...
    on May 23, 2007 By: Rebecca Hall Source: News1130

  3. "Science fiction is sometimes a little hard," Pohl said. "Fantasy is like eating an ice cream cone. You don't have to think a bit."
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Frederik Pohl Source: International Herald Tribune

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