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1. Shaped into the form of a circle or sphere; made round.
2. Linguistics Pronounced with the lips pursed or shaped in a round form.
3. Complete; balanced: a rounded meal.

round′ed·ness n.
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Noun1.roundedness - the property possessed by a rounded convexity
convexity, convexness - the property possessed by a convex shape
ellipticity, oblateness - the property possessed by a round shape that is flattened at the poles; "the oblateness of the planet"
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Now that he has kids, he's able to bring a newfound roundedness and maturity into the role.
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US features of tuberculous lymph nodes were roundedness with areas of necrosis.
It sacrifices the roundedness of life for brutal joy.