bean-shaped


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Adj.1.bean-shaped - having a shape resembling a beanbean-shaped - having a shape resembling a bean  
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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The primary organs of the urinary system are the kidneys, which are bean-shaped organs that are located just below the rib cage in the middle of the back.
The kidneys are bean-shaped organs, each the size of a fist, located below the ribcage.
More than 25 rides and virtual reality experiences will pack a sleek, futuristic looking bean-shaped building that stands 10 stories high.
However, the functions of the two bean-shaped organs to filter waste and extra water from the body, clean the blood, regulate blood pressure and produce hormones remain degraded.
These bean-shaped organs are each about the size of a fist.
Histologic sections of the left and the right bile ducts showed a histiocytic cell proliferation that consisted of mononuclear bean-shaped cells with cleaved nuclei and abundant cytoplasm admixed with eosinophils (Figure 2a, 2b).
While these bean-shaped organs perform multiple functions, a primary role is filtration, critical to clearing waste such as urea and to keeping the body's fluids and electrolytes in balance.
They are a pair of bean-shaped organs that help in the removal of waste products from the body by producing urine.
The kidneys are a pair of bean-shaped organs measuring approximately five inches long and located just below the ribs at either side of the spine.
Thekidneysare a pair of bean-shaped organs measuring approximately five inches long and located just below the ribs at either side of thespine.
The company acquired the world rights to the bean-shaped characters created by British illustrator Richard Fowler in the 1970s, the inspiration for Bean&Gone.