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Adj.1.low-set - short and thick; as e.g. having short legs and heavy musculature; "some people seem born to be square and chunky"; "a dumpy little dumpling of a woman"; "dachshunds are long lowset dogs with drooping ears"; "a little church with a squat tower"; "a squatty red smokestack"; "a stumpy ungainly figure"
short, little - low in stature; not tall; "he was short and stocky"; "short in stature"; "a short smokestack"; "a little man"
2.low-set - lower than average; "lowset ears"; "a stocky low-set animal"
low - literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension; "low ceilings"; "low clouds"; "low hills"; "the sun is low"; "low furniture"; "a low bow"
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These are often the most popular engagement rings as they tend to have a plain metal band and a low-set diamond showcased in the middle.
The changes were low-set pockets (one zipped), three-quarter length sleeves and no ties - instead a scarf was fastened with a Guide badge at the bottom of an attractive V-neck collar.
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The low-set 'spindle grille' immediately identifies the ES as a new generation Lexus including headlamps with integrated arrowhead shaped LED DRL (Daytime Running Lights), which heighten the sculptured styling.
The model features new headlamp graphics, enlarged auxiliary light position, a new grille treatment, a fresh design for latticework alloy wheels, redesigned rear lamp graphic and new low-set rear reflectors set in bumper.
The stretched-out, low-profile, black fuel tank, with knee recesses, low-set handlebars, rear footpeg, genuine clip-on bars and the black bump stop, along with shiny chrome upswept silencers, complete the authentic period cafe racer look.
Slipping in and out of the pristine bays, keeping clear of the occasional low-set rock and waving to the spectators on the shore are all part of the excitement of SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week.
The exterior styling is distinctive, with a sporty, dynamic side profile and a low-set wide stance.
Its packaging--featuring a raised cork in low-set bottle--was inspired by short, round 18th-century bottles, the company says.
The new owners have done a great job on the decor, with stylish low-set couches, outside heating and ample room set the perfect scene for drinkers and diners alike.
The beauty therapist further said those with naturally low-set brows, for example Arnold Schwarzenegger, were good at controlling their feelings but often had a restricted point of view.
Clinical characteristics of TS include neonatal lymphedema, left-sided cardiac anomalies, broad chest with widely spaced nipples, low-set ears, low hairline, small mandible, high arched palate, webbed neck, short fourth metacarpal, short stature, and amenorrhea (Saenger et al, 2001; Morgan, 2007).