apple-shaped


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Related to apple-shaped: pear-shaped, woman's body
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Adj.1.apple-shaped - having the general shape of an apple
circular, round - having a circular shape
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WOMEN with an apple-shaped body are more likely to suffer heart attacks than those who are pear-shaped, says a report.
For years, the most common female shape was the pear, storing fat more around the bum and thighs, but a survey has found that more than 80 per cent of us are now apple-shaped - storing weight mainly round our tummies.
In the survey, 34 percent of respondents correctly said that an apple-shaped body with a large waist circumference is a greater risk to heart health than a pear shape.
Unit owners have exclusive access to personalized amenities in the development's three-level central amenity area which contains a fitness center, viewing room, a study and library area, a swimming pool, basketball and badminton courts, and The Orchard, a unique apple-shaped slide tower as the highlight of the children's playground.
Check out the new limited-edition scent from the ongoing Nina Ricci apple-shaped range, inspired by candy, Alice in Wonderland and Hansel and Gretel.
The new vessels will have apple-shaped tanks as part of the Sayaringo series of tanks, which have greater LNG-carrying capacity.
The carriers will have four apple-shaped tanks, an improved version of high-reliability Moss-type2 tanks designed with a bulging upper half.
The adoption of apple-shaped tanks has enabled a near 16 per cent increase in LNG carrying capacity without changing the ship's width, while incorporation of a hybrid propulsion system has boosted fuel efficiency by more than 20 per cent compared to the Sayaendo, it said.
Royal Oak Farm's apple-shaped maze was planted in 2012 and consists of 3,000 trees on about 4 1/2 acres.
Washington, April 12( ANI ): A new study has suggested that high blood pressure in the kidneys of people with apple-shaped bodies may be responsible for their increased risk of developing kidney disease later in life.
I'd love to know whether this has been a happy side-effect of tweaking its standard cut for a more apple-shaped customer, cutting more generously because its core customer wants a looser fit.