crescent-shaped


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crescent-shaped

adj
having the shape of a crescent
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Adj.1.crescent-shaped - resembling the new moon in shape
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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crescent-shaped

adjhalbmond- or sichelförmig
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He heard nothing but the swish of scythes, and saw before him Tit's upright figure mowing away, the crescent-shaped curve of the cut grass, the grass and flower heads slowly and rhythmically falling before the blade of his scythe, and ahead of him the end of the row, where would come the rest.
With wonder and admiration, Alleyne, leaning over the bulwarks, gazed at the forest of masts, the swarm of boats darting hither and thither on the bosom of the broad curving stream, and the gray crescent-shaped city which stretched with many a tower and minaret along the western shore.
"I am charmed, my love, quite charmed," said Lord Henry, elevating his dark, crescent-shaped eyebrows and looking at them both with an amused smile.
We hear the whir of the crescent-shaped arms opening as they descend.
The adult is generally dark greyish-black with a broad, crescent-shaped sash of yellow and a yellow tail.
The cathedral ceiling is embellished with crescent-shaped lights that resemble a flock of migrating birds-while retaining the function of ambient lighting.
The "logo" was initially a crescent-shaped sand dune which eventually took shape because of lava and then finally getting its final form because of the planet's wind.
The Crescent-shaped mall will overlook a beautiful canal and a lush green landscape that is also complemented by the greenery within the mall.
The real attraction during last summer's solar eclipse was the crescent-shaped sliver of light visible from behind the moon, according to Chiquita.
The result was a crescent-shaped car called the "New Beetle," launched in 1998, which offered playful touches such as a built-in flower vase.
The D-grind has high measured bounce, but also has a crescent-shaped grind to offer the player greater versatility (open-faced shots, different shots around the green, etc.).
In terms of differences in preferences between the men and women, female respondents preferred the crescent-shaped smile, while males preferred a more "open" smile in which the lower rim of the upper teeth and the lower lip are completely parallel.