# Associations to the word «Convex»

## Noun

- Whorl
- Polygon
- Optimization
- Duality
- Suture
- Vertex
- Rn
- Subset
- Curvature
- Integer
- Hull
- Inequality
- Theorem
- Bb
- Keyword
- Cone
- Topology
- Algorithm
- Geometry
- Constraint
- Relaxation
- Approximation
- Lens
- Spire
- Hilbert
- Convergence
- Prism
- Decomposition
- Vector
- Generalization
- Periphery
- Dual
- Compact
- Xx
- Programming
- Prob
- Diameter
- Graph
- Kepler
- Facet
- Vertebra
- Equivalence
- Margin
- Function
- Euler
- Lem
- Permutation
- Matrice
- Cap

## Adjective

- Concave
- Quadratic
- Euclidean
- Topological
- Stochastic
- Nonlinear
- Flattened
- Conical
- Discrete
- Feasible
- Ventral
- Fractional
- Polynomial
- Linear
- Planar
- Proximal
- Optimal
- Truncated
- Dimensional
- Symmetric
- Concentric
- Dorsal
- Primal
- Constrained
- Orthogonal
- Gradient
- Finite
- Rounded
- Anterior
- Compact
- Bounded
- Weakly
- Posterior
- Objective
- Oblique
- Uniform
- Depressed
- Spherical
- Projective
- Oval
- Valued

## Wiktionary

CONVEX, adjective. Curved or bowed outward like the outside of a bowl or sphere or circle

CONVEX, adjective. (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.

CONVEX, adjective. (geometry) (not comparable) (of a polygon) having no internal angles greater than 180 degrees.

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

CONVEX, noun. Any convex body or surface.

CONVEX COMBINATION, noun. (linear algebra) A linear combination (of vectors in Euclidean space) in which the coefficients are non-negative and all add up to one.

CONVEX FUNCTION, noun. (computer science) A mathematical function where the line segment between any two points on the graph of the function lies above the graph in a vector space of at least two dimensions.

CONVEX FUNCTIONS, noun. Plural of convex function

CONVEX HULL, noun. (mathematics) The smallest convex set of points in which a given set of points is contained.

CONVEX HULLS, noun. Plural of convex hull

CONVEX LENS, noun. (optics) A lens having at least one convex surface, such that light passing through it may be brought to a focus.

CONVEX SET, noun. (mathematics) A set which contains any convex combination of any (finite) subset of its points.

## Dictionary definition

CONVEX, adjective. Curving or bulging outward.

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