fan-shaped


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fan-shaped

adj
shaped like a fan
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fan-shaped - shaped in the form of a fan
formed - having or given a form or shape
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fan-shaped

[ˈfænˌʃeɪpt] ADJde or en abanico

fan-shaped

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Tulliver was speaking to his wife, a blond comely woman in a fan-shaped cap (I am afraid to think how long it is since fan-shaped caps were worn, they must be so near coming in again.
After a while, radiating bars--vast broadening fan-shaped shadows--grew up and stretched away to the zenith from behind the mountain.
When it came they looked across the valley and saw that what had been forest, and terraced field, and track-threaded grazing-ground was one raw, red, fan-shaped smear, with a few trees flung head-down on the scarp.
Between these sickly shrubs grew a scanty supply of garlic, tomatoes, and eschalots; while, lone and solitary, like a forgotten sentinel, a tall pine raised its melancholy head in one of the corners of this unattractive spot, and displayed its flexible stem and fan-shaped summit dried and cracked by the fierce heat of the sub-tropical sun.
A huge pasture-ground ran up fan-shaped to the living snow.
Primary track renewals are now sanctioned with Pre-stressed Concrete (PSC) Sleepers, 60kg, 90 kg/sq mm UTS (Ultimate Tensile Strength) rails, fan-shaped layout on PSC sleepers, Steel Channel Sleepers on girder bridges, etc.
Miller Park The home of the Milwaukee Brewers MLB team has a fan-shaped roof with large panes of glass which allow natural grass to grow.
The curious leathery fan-shaped leaves, which are like those of the maidenhair fern, are of interest in summer.
Antennae are paler proximally and gradually black distally, dorsal hairs of head bottle-shaped and those on abdomen in partly open fan-shaped.
RHIPIDATE A Jewelled B Pertaining to the nose C Fan-shaped who am I?
A brain structure called the dorsal fan-shaped body produces more sleepiness in young flies than in older flies, the team found.