Meaning of “cone” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “cone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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conenoun [ C ]

us /koʊn/

geometry a solid shape with a round base that narrows to a point at the top

geometry A cone is also any object shaped like a cone, some of which are hollow and open at the end:

ice cream in a waffle cone

geometry A cone is also an ice-cream cone

geometry A cone is also the hard, oval fruit of an evergreen tree.

(Definition of “cone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)