He had achieved this by the time he was eighteen but at this stage he did not know even that the moon and planets described elliptical orbits.
He noted that if the bob was drawn back and released then it followed an elliptical path, and moreover the major axis rotated in the direction of revolution exactly as did the apsides of the moon's orbit.
He appears to be shuffling the decks in an elliptical power move.
Glossy deep green oval or elliptical leaves grow up to 18 inches long and 5 inches wide.
Visitors will be able to walk beneath the concave underside of the elliptical bean-shaped form.
They are often elliptical in shape, but sometimes possess hexagonal outlines.
The Earth's orbit changes from being almost a perfect circle to its elliptical form and then back again.
The elliptical questions should be generally acceptable, since they don't have soon (with its usual component of afterness) in combination with before.
Frost's text at times verges on the obtuse - her language and often convoluted and elliptical form of writing may well daunt the less academic reader.
These are spiral, elliptical , barred spiral and irregular.