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Math Help - What do you call a cone that is shaped like an ellipse?

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    What do you call a cone that is shaped like an ellipse?

    Like, instead of saying a cone is infinite circles stacked on one another, what if the cone was infinite ellipses stacked on top of one another? What would it be called?
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    Sorry, should browsed around a little bit more. It's just called an elliptical cone for anyone who is interested still.
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