kidney-shaped


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kidney-shaped

adj
shaped like an oval with an inward curve at one side
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Adj.1.kidney-shaped - (of a leaf or bean shape) resembling the shape of kidney
unsubdivided, simple - (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions
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kidney-shaped

[ˈkɪdnɪˌʃeɪpt] ADJariñonado, con forma de riñon

kidney-shaped

[ˈkɪdnɪˌʃeɪpt] adja forma di fagiolo
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The model features a revised front fascia with a more angular opening in the centre, a wider grille that eliminates the body-colour strip between the kidney-shaped inlets, and new side mirrors that have angular protuberances at the top.
These issues can be addressed using a piston gallery with a kidney-shaped cross section, which guides the flow of cooling oil in an optimal hydraulic path, and ensures a uniform dissipation of heat that makes overheating impossible.
The pillow length differs from centimeters to meters, and the rocks appear either pulvinate or spherical, spherical, ellipsoidal, cylindrical, tubular and kidney-shaped, with pillow, vesicular, almond-like and breccia structures.
It is found in open spaces in Cyprus and can be identified by its brilliant, white trumpet flowers that form the round, spiky, green seed pod which contains hundreds of brown, kidney-shaped seeds.
They measure 33-38mm in length, are commonly cream or gray, have a faint kidney-shaped spot, and look identical in both sexes, with the only constant feature being a dark brown streak at the inner margin of their forewings.
It also comes complete with a build-in wine rack and bookshelf, an integrated larder fridge and freezer as well as a kidney-shaped island unit with marble bullnose work surface.
At first sight you see a wider light cluster, a longer version of the familiar kidney-shaped grille and more sloping glass.
The prints, discovered at the White Sands National Monument, New Mexico, are at least 11,000 years old - just around the time ground sloths went extinct, as per fossil records. However, what's interesting is the fact that many of the stretched, kidney-shaped marks also held human footprints, also belonging to the same timeline.
At the front there's a wider light cluster, longer kidney-shaped grille and overall more sloping glass on the body, which in essence gives the car a more muscular look.
Kidney-shaped SAFs were more on the left side in our findings which matches with the findings of Ashita et al [7] and Girish & Shishir, [9] but this shape was more common on the right side as per report of Kintu et al.
The 2,624 sq ft house also has three bathrooms, an orchard and a kidney-shaped swimming pool.
There's also a chef's kitchen and a wraparound deck that overlooks a kidney-shaped swimming pool and a waterfall.