frustum frustum

Definition(s):

  • (n) a truncated cone or pyramid; the part that is left when a cone or pyramid is cut by a plane parallel to the base and the apical part is removed

Usage(s):

  • The evolution was toward a single frustumcone, and it occured on the basis of compromises of effects on vehicle performance with volume enclosed, fairing manufacturability, and .
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