What does ogee mean?

Definitions for ogee
oʊˈdʒi, ˈoʊ dʒiogee

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  1. ogee(Noun)

    A double curve in the shape of an elongated S; an object of that shape

  2. ogee(Noun)

    A pointed arch made from two ogees


  1. Ogee

    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

  1. Ogee

    ō-jē′, n. a wave-like moulding formed of a convex curve continued or followed by a concave one. [Fr. ogive.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. ogee

    In old-pattern guns, the doubly curved moulding added, by way of finish, to several of the rings.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ogee

    In pieces of ordnance, an ornamental molding on guns, mortars, and howitzers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ogee in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ogee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of ogee in a Sentence

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    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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