ball-shaped ball-shaped

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having the shape of a sphere or ball

Usage(s):

  1. The ball-shaped ApriAlpha uses advanced voice-recognition technology to distinguish between voices coming from different locations.
  2. Joop Geesink, 39, is a ball-shaped Dutchman who runs the Dollywood Film Corp.
  3. Scientists expect very big things for buckyballs, the microscopic, soccer-ball-shaped molecules of pure carbon that are vital to the promising field of nanotechnology.

News

  1. 10 Mind-Bending Photos From The Spitzer Telescope

    As the fourth Great Observatory to enter into space, Spitzer has studied comets and asteroids, counted stars, and most notably, discovered "buckyballs" — soccer-ball-shaped carbon spheres crucial to star birth.
    on August 28, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  2. Scientists Make Mysterious 'Ball Lightning' In The Lab Using Gatorade [GIFS]

    Researchers at the U.S. Air Force Academy have created a ball-shaped flash of plasma that closely resembles the near-mythical "ball lightning" reported for millennia.
    on August 23, 2013     Source: Business Insider

Quotes

  • "The crude bomb was inside a ball-shaped package found in the cargo compartment of Kingfisher flight IT 4731 which arrived from Bangalore. Airlines staff spotted the explosive during a routine security checkup and cleaning," City Police...
    on Mar 21, 2010 By: Ajith Kumar Source: Arab News

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