almond-shaped


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almond-shaped

adj
approving oval
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Adj.1.almond-shaped - shaped like an almondalmond-shaped - shaped like an almond    
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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almond-shaped

[ˈɑːməndˌʃeɪpt] ADJalmendrado
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The eyes alone, almond-shaped and brown, were too big, with the whites slightly bloodshot by much pen labour under a lamp.
His almond-shaped eyes leered languidly over the high cheek-bones.
Tutankhamun bust shows the golden king with almond-shaped eyes and drooping lower lip; it shows Tutankhamun as Amun, the most important god of the era.
She says some of the more common physical characteristics include a flattened face, especially the bridge of the nose, almond-shaped eyes that slant upwards, a short neck, small ears, a tongue that tends to stick out of the mouth, tiny white spots on the iris (coloured part) of the eye, small hands and feet, a single line across the palm of the hand (palmar crease), small pinky fingers that sometimes curve toward the thumb, poor muscle tone or loose joints, and short stature.
The fruit contains an almond-shaped seed in the middle surrounded by fleshy pulp.
Kisses, who has a fair complexion and almond-shaped eyes, was surprised when she was mistaken by Koreans as a local.
He had thick, black, wavy hair, almond-shaped eyes, and a hint of a beer belly.
The study described the aquatic insect mayfly fossils as "small, tightly packed, lozenge or almond-shaped pouch-like burrows that have a long axis terminating in rounded to angular ends, preserved probably as iron-oxide rind casts of wood fragments and logs".
Typically, this meant making them anthropomorphic: The two large almond-shaped steel-plate tables at the front of the room, for example, titled Eyes 1 and Eyes 2, both 2018, had steel irises mounted on a lazy Susan, and on their rims were rows of slag, dripping plasma-cut tears of steel.
MRI imaging revealed reduced blood flow in areas of the brain, including the amygdala, a small, almond-shaped region of the brain known to be involved in processing emotional responses, stress and fear.
Functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) imaging revealed reduced blood flow in areas of the brain, including the amygdala, a small, almond-shaped region of the brain known to be involved in processing emotional responses, stress and fear.
They included the amygdala, a small almond-shaped region known to be involved in processing emotional responses, stress and fear.