The word **convex** means curving out or bulging outward. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ...
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**Convex** or **convexity** may refer to:
**Mathematics**: - Convex set, a set of points containing all line segments between each pair of points
- Convex function, a function with the epigraph (the set of points lying on or above the graph) forming a convex set
- Convex polygon, a polygon which forms a convex set
- Convex hull, the minimal convex set containing a set of points X
- Convex combination, a linear combination of points with non-negative coefficients that sum up to 1
- Convex conjugate, is a generalization of the Legendre transformation
**Finance**: Look up Convex set in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...
In mathematics, convex function is a real-valued function f defined on an interval (or on any convex subset C of some vector space), if for any two points x and y in its domain C and any t in [0,1], we have Convex function on an interval. ...
A convex pentagon In geometry, a convex polygon is a simple polygon whose interior is a convex set. ...
Convex Hull: Elastic band analogy // Alternative definitions In mathematics, the convex hull or convex envelope for a set of points X in a real vector space V is the minimal convex set containing X. (Note that X may be the union of any set of objects made of points). ...
A convex combination is a linear combination of data points (which can be vectors or scalars) where all coefficients are positive and sum up to 1. ...
In mathematics, two differentiable functions f and g are said to be Legendre transforms of each other if their first derivatives are inverse functions of each other: f and g are then said to be related by a Legendre transformation. ...
- Bond convexity, a measure of the sensitivity of the price of a bond to changes in interest rates
**Optics**: In finance, convexity is a measure of the sensitivity of the price of a bond to changes in interest rates. ...
**Art**: Convex lens converging light rays A convex lens, or converging lens, is a lens that is curved outward (convex): the ends are narrow and the middle is wide. ...
**Proper names**: Convex and Concave is a lithograph print by the Dutch artist M. C. Escher which was first printed in March, 1955. ...
- Convex Computer, a company that produced a number of vector supercomputers, bought by HP in 1995
Convex Computer was a company that produced a number of vector minisupercomputers, supercomputers for small-to-medium-sized businesses. ...
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