Meaning of “convex” in the English Dictionary

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"convex" in British English

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convexadjective

uk /ˈkɒn.veks/ /kənˈveks/ us /ˈkɑːn.veks/ /kənˈveks/

curved or swelling out:

a convex lens/mirror
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(Definition of “convex” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"convex" in American English

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convexadjective

us /kɑnˈveks, kən-/ /ˈkɑn·veks/

curved or swelling out:

a convex lens

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