sticklike


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sticklike

(ˈstɪkˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling a stick
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This is a four-armed robot that holds sticklike surgical instruments, controlled by a surgeon sitting at a console 15 or so feet away from the patient.
Sana dragged the last folding table in all by herself, its sticklike legs scratching the already scratched-up checkerboard tiles.
The monumental female figures are sketchy, skeletal, and sticklike.
They would compare these sticklike marks to perform rudimentary calculations-enabling them to make predictions, such as how long their food supplies would last.
1), in particular the one holding a sticklike object over his shoulder, display the same sort of childish violence found in the lower margins of the 1497 edition's presentation scene (Fig.
Once the general location of the victim is known, a long sticklike instrument known as a probe can then be pushed into the snow to find his or her precise location.