What is Elliptic?
Elliptic definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective Also elA.lipA.tic.
pertaining to or having the form of an ellipse.
pertaining to or marked by grammatical ellipsis.
(of speech or writing) expressed with extreme or excessive economy; relieved of irrelevant matter: to converse in elliptical sentences.
(of a style of speaking or writing) tending to be ambiguous, cryptic, or obscure: an elliptical prose that is difficult to translate.
Astronomy. elliptical galaxy.
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