What is paraboloid - Definition and Meaning

Paraboloid :

A Paraboloid is a quadric surface and it has parabolic cross sections parallel to a single coordinate axis and elliptic sections perpendicular to that axis.

Formula :

x2/a2 + y2/b2 = z

Example :

Paraboloid example
Plus sign Parallel lines

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