# Convex meaning

Curving outward like the surface of a sphere.

adjective

Curving outward, like the outer boundary of a circle or sphere.

(mathematics, not comparable, of a set) Arranged such that for any two points in the set, a straight line between the two points is contained within the set.

adjective

(functional analysis, not comparable, of a real-valued function on the reals) Having an epigraph which is a convex set.

adjective

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The definition of convex is curving outwards like the edge of a circle.

An example of convex is the shape of the lens in eyeglasses.

adjective

Having a surface or boundary that curves or bulges outward, as the exterior of a sphere.

adjective

A convex surface, line, object, etc.

noun