dish-shaped


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Adj.1.dish-shaped - shaped like a dish or pan
concave - curving inward
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The images highlight the dish-shaped depression in unprecedented detail.
(In fact, that's one thing Cassini's instruments will test.) Therefore, on the spacecraft's first pass through the gap, its large, dish-shaped antenna will go in first to act as a shield for the rest of its instruments.
Cassini will use its 13-feet long dish-shaped high-gain antenna as a protective shield while passing through the ring plane, although, scientists do not expect any particles larger than smoke particles.
By pairing two EnStationAC units in a point-to-point deployment and aligning the dish-shaped antennas, the narrow-focused, wireless beam provides high bandwidth and reliable high- speed connectivity over extremely long distances.
is is a Chinese black-glazed jar, probably dating from the 12th or 13th century, which is actually quite a late date for a vessel with this sort of dish-shaped mouth.
Smaller craterlets are more smoothly dish-shaped. Sometimes the ejecta from relatively young craters is seen extending far away in bright streaks or rays.
A third large semi-subterranean building was also unearthed, as was a simple dish-shaped pit structure furnished with a single post-hole that could have supported only a comparatively light roof for its earliest curvilinear earth floor, with a cluster of small stake holes providing evidence of a similarly light super-structure during a later re-occupation of the building.
Males do most of the work in shallow water fanning foot-wide dish-shaped hollows in the bottom.
ALMA is a growing collection of high precision, dish-shaped antennas that work together as one large telescope to observe the Universe with groundbreaking detail and sensitivity.
An additional 190 mid-frequency dish-shaped antennas, each about 15 m high will be built.
An odd, dish-shaped leaf hangs above the vine's ring of flowers.