crescent-shaped


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crescent-shaped

adj
having the shape of a crescent
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Adj.1.crescent-shaped - resembling the new moon in shape
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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crescent-shaped

adjhalbmond- or sichelförmig
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He heard nothing but the swish of scythes, and saw before him Tit's upright figure mowing away, the crescent-shaped curve of the cut grass, the grass and flower heads slowly and rhythmically falling before the blade of his scythe, and ahead of him the end of the row, where would come the rest.
With wonder and admiration, Alleyne, leaning over the bulwarks, gazed at the forest of masts, the swarm of boats darting hither and thither on the bosom of the broad curving stream, and the gray crescent-shaped city which stretched with many a tower and minaret along the western shore.
I am charmed, my love, quite charmed," said Lord Henry, elevating his dark, crescent-shaped eyebrows and looking at them both with an amused smile.
We hear the whir of the crescent-shaped arms opening as they descend.
To celebrate March's islands-themed issue, we're partnering with the Wailea Resort Association and the Fairmont Kea Lani Maui to give away a once-in-a-lifetime trip for two to the crescent-shaped shores of Wailea.
White buildings perch on 1,000ft crescent-shaped cliffs above a flooded caldera - the legacy of a huge volcanic eruption between 1642 - 1540BC which blew apart the original island of Thera.
The linear dunes the rover just visited, with peaks running in lines, are only about a mile uphill from crescent-shaped dunes Curiosity studied immediately before.
le crescent The purple, crescent-shaped Hazel in Caramel and oft-ignored green Coffee Escape have both been remodelled into boring blobs to improve "mouth feel".
The Haji Ali Dargah houses the tomb of an Iranian Sufi saint Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari and is located in the middle of the sea off the crescent-shaped Worli waterfront.
The crescent-shaped piece at the top measures 9-1/2 inches wide; each long piece connecting to it measures 18 inches long.
The open chef's kitchen has a crescent-shaped banquette and Calacatta Paonazzo marble island, custom E.
At the solar mega plant the team is at present carrying out finishing touches to 500,000 crescent-shaped solar mirrors across the desert line with around 800 rows which follow the sun.