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1. Shaped into the form of a circle or sphere; made round.
2. Linguistics Pronounced with the lips pursed or shaped in a round form.
3. Complete; balanced: a rounded meal.

round′ed·ness n.
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Noun1.roundedness - the property possessed by a rounded convexity
convexity, convexness - the property possessed by a convex shape
ellipticity, oblateness - the property possessed by a round shape that is flattened at the poles; "the oblateness of the planet"
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Image analysis was performed using ImageJ (NIH) to determine the as-spun fiber equivalent diameter, circularity index, and roundedness.
Precisely this higher degree of roundedness could easily have led to an early dissimilation and loss of *u or, even more plausibly, an early complete assimilation of *u to the following vowel n.
It is a Shah Rukh Khan showcase all through, almost scripted to remind you of the superstar's all- roundedness.
The roundedness of the Goldberg polyhedra might make them useful for applications where a spherical shape matters--say, for designing better patterns of dimples on a golf ball.
This superb value Western Cape example embodies all the acidity you would expect - wrapping it around some attractive pink grapefruit flavours - but provides an underlying roundedness that focuses on mellow hints of tangerine and other citrus fruit.
The decoration, by contrast, is deliberately hyper-realistic and evokes a roundedness, implying a similitude despite being a two-dimensional drawing.
The roundedness of the grains suggests that they were formed through some force, possibly running water.
The three objectives of this experiment were (1) to ascertain whether the three so-called weak full vowels should be described as such or whether they are better described as reduced vowels, (2) to determine the quality of the central vowel, and (3) to measure the extent of roundedness of all vowels.
Doyle Award recipients are seniors, majoring in economics or global studies, who demonstrate "academic success, character, well roundedness and potential within the field.
99 until Jan 30) is a juicy, youthful red with more spark and less mellow roundedness than is typical of many an Oz shiraz.
57) I have included statistics pertaining to either the past six years (including the past five full years for roundedness, plus results through 2009) or since Judge Ciparick began serving on the Court of Appeals in 1994 for a complete synopsis of her participation.
One reason: Porn addiction often is "a mediator for deeper problems, usually unreal with, such as depression, anxiety, roundedness from family dysfunction, sexual abuse and impaired social skills.