barrel-shaped


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barrel-shaped

adj
having the shape of a barrel
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Adj.1.barrel-shaped - having the general shape of a barrelbarrel-shaped - having the general shape of a barrel
circular, round - having a circular shape
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It was not until one of these creatures wriggled on to a sand-bank within a few hundred yards of us, and exposed a barrel-shaped body and huge flippers behind the long serpent neck, that Challenger, and Summerlee, who had joined us, broke out into their duet of wonder and admiration.
The sooner Boris fulfils his destiny and turns into a boggle-eyed barrel-shaped adult pooch, the sooner we can all get back to normal.
fruit drink, with its iconic barrel-shaped bottle and foil cap, was the first single-serve kids' drink on the market and, with only 2 grams of sugar per barrel, is the lowest sugar fruit drink brand.
Giant barrel-shaped shelters provide the perfect undercover lunch spot while there is also an opportunity for a Victorian Picnic in Glen Grant Distillery's spectacular gardens or a barbecue at Glen Moray.
A large barrel-shaped object, wrapped in black plastic, has also been removed from the house.
Peel the potato, cut in half and shape so they are barrel-shaped (you can use a cookie cutter).
These strings were made by barrel-shaped molecules called cucurbiturils (CBs).
Howard Leight FirmFit earplugs are engineered to enhance the wearing experience for individuals who prefer a firmer fit in order to "feel" their hearing protection devices and are accustomed to the familiar cylindrical or barrel-shaped earplug.
At the newly formed DLR site in Augsburg, the Center for Lightweight Production Technology, is in the project to produce complex shell-and barrel-shaped components made kohlefa server strengthened
Some of the pots are barrel-shaped, some have cone-like tops and some have straight sides.
LOVED the pictures of the priapic French president, Francois Hollande (below), barrel-shaped while riding pillion on a moped en route to his new mistress's salon.
LOVED The tiny outdoor, barrel-shaped sauna and ice tub were the perfect way to unwind after a hard day on the slopes.