Definition of biconvex in English:



  • Convex on both sides.

    • ‘Their molds demonstrate that lenses were numerous, biconvex, hexagonal in outline and arranged in an hexagonal close-packing system.’
    • ‘The posterior chamber is separated from the vitreous body by a transparent biconvex lens.’
    • ‘The Obolellids have a foliated, impunctate, biconvex shell.’
    • ‘The described specimens are nearly equidimensional to slightly transverse in outline and moderately biconvex in profile.’
    • ‘The crystalline lens, which provides approximately 30% of the refractive power, is biconvex and has the ability to change its shape to increase or decrease its focusing power.’