Kata bahasa Indonesia
English word

HYPHEN

WORDNET DICTIONARY

CIDE DICTIONARY

OXFORD DICTIONARY

ROGET THESAURUS

**cycloid**(n = noun.shape) - a line generated by a point on a circle rolling along a straight line;
is a kind of
line roulette,
roulette

has particulars: curate cycloid, prolate cycloid

Derived form adjective cycloidal

**cycloid**(s = adj.all) cycloidal - resembling a circle;

A curve generated by a point in the plane of a circle when the circle is rolled along a straight line, keeping always in the same plane. [*1913 Webster*]

" The common cycloid is the curve described when the generating point (p) is on the circumference of the generating circle; the curtate cycloid, when that point lies without the circumference; the prolate or inflected cycloid, when the generating point (p) lies within that circumference."
[*1913 Webster*]

Of or pertaining to the Cycloidei. [*1913 Webster*]

One of the Cycloidei. [*1913 Webster*]

Derivative

cycloidal adj.

Etymology

Gk kukloeides (as CYCLE, -OID)