ball-shaped


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Adj.1.ball-shaped - having the shape of a sphere or ballball-shaped - having the shape of a sphere or ball; "a spherical object"; "nearly orbicular in shape"; "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey
circular, round - having a circular shape
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The thick stems, which grow up to 45cm tall, bear ball-shaped clusters of flowers in pink, white or purple on thick stems before the new leaves develop.
The boy, Arif Ahmad Dar, 10, son of Abdul Ghani Dar, received grievous injuries when a ball-shaped toy bomb, he was playing with, went off outside his house on Saturday.
Fifth-grade classes coded a Sphero, a ball-shaped computerized toy, to turn their teacher's splatters of paint across a white page into a collection of dots.
Meanwhile Kota Baru district police chief ACP Ismail Mat Sidik said plastic remnants of the explosives, made from a modified ball-shaped firework, was discovered at the scene.
IT FEATURES the same vibrating technology as Pulseroll's foam rollers, but this, as the name suggests, is more ball-shaped. Well, actually, it's more like two balls joined together, like a little dumbbell.
IT FEATURES the same vibrating technology as Pulseroll's foam rollers, but this, as the name suggests, is more ball-shaped. Well actually, it's more like two balls joined together, like a little dumbbell.
He explained that the ball-shaped fire extinguishing devices, when thrown into a fire, would activate within three seconds and extinguish a fire and that when no one is present to throw them, they could self-activate.
The announcement by the GI registry has drawn the final curtain over a two-and-a-half year battle between West Bengal and neighbouring Odisha over the origin of the popular ball-shaped sweet made from cottage cheese.
"When I looked out of the car window I saw a round ball-shaped cloud.