Definitions for "Truncated"
Cut off; cut short; maimed.
Replaced, or cut off, by a plane, especially when equally inclined to the adjoining faces; as, a truncated edge.
Abruptly or sharply marked, having a square or broad end; sometimes appearing as cut off.
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Keywords:  apex, spiral, lacking, drops, shells
Lacking the apex; -- said of certain spiral shells in which the apex naturally drops off.
Keywords:  shortened