adj.1.shaped like a cup.
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The ears, which were slightly above the eyes and closer together, were small, cup-shaped antennae, protruding not more than an inch on these young specimens.
The other had increased much in size; and towards its posterior end, a clear space was formed in the parenchymatous mass, in which a rudimentary cup-shaped mouth could clearly be distinguished; on the under surface, however, no corresponding slit was yet open.
Which four-letter word, beginning with Z, is an ornamental metal cup-shaped holder for holding a coffee cup?
Eranthis Hyemalis (Winter Aconite) This charming little plant will bring sunny yellow cup-shaped flowers from late winter onwards.
Flower heads should be flat like yellow achilleas, or cup-shaped like nasturtiums.
Into the case went a cup-shaped copper disc the diameter of the inside of the case (early ones were tinned iron cups).
Holding a cup-shaped strainer with liquefied dough, the kanafani (kunafa baker) makes string-shaped pastry on a round-shaped iron tray of the oven, while qatayef is baked in a round shapes.
Crinoids are a bunch of marine invertebrates, known for their "somewhat cup-shaped body and five or more flexible and active arms" with feather-like appendages, (https://www.
Golf tees are typically made of a rigid material such as wood or hard plastic, with a cup-shaped crown for holding the golf ball.
Tenders are invited for Grinding Wheel Cup-Shaped 110/90 X 55 X 22.
In 1970, the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) awarded permanent ownership of the original, cup-shaped trophy to Brazil after the country won its third World Cup.