A double curve in the shape of an elongated S; an object of that shape
A pointed arch made from two ogees
An ogee is a curve, shaped somewhat like an S, consisting of two arcs that curve in opposite senses, so that the ends are tangential. The term has uses in architecture, mathematics, and fluid mechanics, as well as marine construction, clock design and plastic surgery.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō-jē′, n. a wave-like moulding formed of a convex curve continued or followed by a concave one. [Fr. ogive.]
The numerical value of ogee in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of ogee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
An "OGEE" could be used in a variety of settings. "OMG, the ogee is fabulous for our new molding." Or, "Honey, which do you prefer: the lateral ogee or the supported ogee?
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