Definitions for ogiveˈoʊ dʒaɪv, oʊˈdʒaɪv
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nose cone, ogive(noun)
front consisting of the conical head of a missile or rocket that protects the payload from heat during its passage through the atmosphere
The curve of a cumulative distribution function.
A Gothic pointed arch, or a rib of a Gothic vault.
The pointed, curved nose of a bullet, missile, or rocket.
A three-dimensional wave-bulge, characteristic of glaciers that have experienced extreme underlying topographic change.
Origin: From augive/ogive. Several origins have been speculated for the Middle French, including Spanish aljibe, Arabic ال جب, and Latin obviata.
An ogive is the roundly tapered end of a two-dimensional or three-dimensional object.
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