watermelon-shaped


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Adj.1.watermelon-shaped - having the polar diameter greater than the equatorial diameter; "a prolate spheroid is generated by revolving an ellipse about its major axis"
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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WATERMELON CUSHION: Add some cuteness to any room with this adorable watermelon-shaped cushion with an embroidered face.
The Vila Mediterranea has more modest chalets while the Vila Contemporanea is home to 10 of the more modern lodgings, all designed by famed Brazilian architect Buy Ohtake, who also designed the watermelon-shaped hotel in Sao Paulo.
MIT astronomer Alar Toomre says the watermelon-shaped mass distribution is plausible but "is on equal footing" with other possible explanations for the radio-emission findings, including the notion that the Milky Way contains pockets of gas devoured from other galaxies.