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Torus

To´rus
n.1.(Arch.) A large molding used in the bases of columns. Its profile is semicircular. See Illust. of Molding.
2.(Zool.) One of the ventral parapodia of tubicolous annelids. It usually has the form of an oblong thickening or elevation of the integument with rows of uncini or hooks along the center. See Illust. under Tubicolæ.
3.(Bot.) The receptacle, or part of the flower on which the carpels stand.
4.(Geom.) The surface described by the circumference of a circle revolving about a straight line in its own plane.
Noun1.torus - a ring-shaped surface generated by rotating a circle around an axis that does not intersect the circle
Synonyms: toroid
2.torus - commonly the lowest molding at the base of a column
Synonyms: tore
round shape, toroid
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