Definitions for "Meniscus"
A crescent.
An interarticular synovial cartilage or membrane; esp., one of the intervertebral synovial disks in some parts of the vertebral column of birds.
free rings of cartilage, like washers, lying between the cartilage- covered bones in the knee, acting as extra shock absorbers; each knee has an inside (medial) and outside (lateral) meniscus; these cartilages often get damaged in sport.
A lens convex on one side and concave on the other.
Describes a lens having one convex and one concave surface.
The curved upper surface of the water in the Joe cell, caused by capillarity action.
Keywords:  semilunar
That part of the insulation coating on a dipped component which has flowed up onto the lead, such as on a dipped capacitor.