Origin: NL. See Oblong.

(Science: geometry) A prolate spheroid; a figure described by the revolution of an ellipse about its greater axis. Cf. Oblatum, and see ellipsoid of revolution, under Ellipsoid.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Oblongum&oldid=38314"
First | Previous (Oblong pit of arytenoid cartilage) | Next (Obnubilation) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.