cucumber-shaped


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Adj.1.cucumber-shaped - shaped like a cucumber
prolate, watermelon-shaped - having the polar diameter greater than the equatorial diameter; "a prolate spheroid is generated by revolving an ellipse about its major axis"
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The cucumber-shaped actuators can stretch up to around five or six times their normal length and bend in two directions, depending on the model.
This cucumber-shaped gourd can be used for filtering, cleaning and bathing.
Female brook trout have thinner, cucumber-shaped bodies and are generally less colorful than males.