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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Cimon, a free-flying ball-shaped robot with a smiling face, an appreciation of music and a vocabulary of more than 1,000 sentences, is set to join the crew of the International Space Station (ISS).
The kuortane municipality builds a ball-shaped ball heat gun in the kuortane sports institute area, Allowing year-round conditions for foot and base balloons.
When I looked out of the car window I saw a round ball-shaped cloud.
The University of Glasgow team overcame this problem by creating ball-shaped clumps of around 10,000 stem cells, just big enough to see with the naked eye.
Enter Samsung Gear 360, a tiny ball-shaped camera that packs two F/2.
Local sources say that police found open sachets of pesticide at sweetshop, and laboratory tests are underway to determine how the Laddoos, a popular ball-shaped sweet made of flour, minced dough and sugar, became contaminated.
USPRwire, Sun Mar 20 2016] Although traditional ball-shaped dishwashing bars continue to lead the category in 2015, mid-to-high-income consumers are increasingly opting for liquid dishwashing products and the cream or paste format.
As reported by Gulf News on Thursday, a senior official told Gulf News that the iconic ball-shaped structure atop the etisalat building next to Futouh Al Khair Centre had been impacted by strong winds.
Company president Merrilee Kick came up with the idea for the pre-made cocktails--which come in unbreakable, ball-shaped plastic containers --while working as a teacher in nearby Plano, Texas.
Marie Pitter-Dewey spotted the silent ball-shaped object over University Hospital in Walsgrave on Sunday night.