oval-shaped oval-shaped

Definition(s):

  • (adj) rounded like an egg

Usage(s):

  1. In the scheme studied by the Energy Department, these beams would be focused on six-mile by nine-mile oval-shaped receiving antennas called rectennas.
  2. As he does, he hears a clunk and sees that an oval-shaped object has landed on the seat beside him.
  3. He had lifted out an oval-shaped piece of skull, then cut through and peeled back the dura mater, a thick membrane that protects the brain and spinal cord.

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Quotes

  • "Carl, he's a terrific basketball player," Peterson said he was advised. "But he should make his living catching the oval-shaped ball instead of the round-shaped ball."
    on Nov 27, 2004 By: Carl Peterson Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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