Ovoid vs Subovoid - What's the difference?

ovoid | subovoid |


As adjectives the difference between ovoid and subovoid

is that ovoid is shaped like an oval while subovoid is (mycology) somewhat ovoid.

As a noun ovoid

is something that is oval in shape.

ovoid

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Shaped like an oval.
  • Egg-shaped; shaped like an oval, but more tapered at one end; ovate.
  • Synonyms

    * egg-shaped * oviform * ovate

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something that is oval in shape.
  • See also

    * globose * globoid * ellipsoid * oblong

    subovoid

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (mycology) Somewhat ovoid.