Gibbous

  • 121rotund — Synonyms and related words: adipose, arched, beefy, bellied, bellylike, big bellied, bloated, blowzy, bosomy, bowed, brawny, bulging, burly, buxom, chubby, chunky, circular, consonant, convex, convexed, corpulent, crummy, deep, distended, dumpy,… …

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  • 122satellite — Synonyms and related words: ATDA, ATS, Alouette, Anna, Apollo, Ariel, Atlas Score, Biosatellite, Comsat, Cosmos, Courier, Diapason, Discoverer, ERS, Early Bird, Echo, Elektron, Explorer, GATV, Gemini, Injun, Intelsat, Lofti, Luna, Lunar Orbiter,… …

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  • 123vaulted — Synonyms and related words: arched, arciform, arclike, arcual, bandy, bowed, bowlike, concave, convex, embowed, gibbose, gibbous, humpbacked, humped, humpy, hunched, hunchy, oxbow …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 124convexity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Curved like the outside surface of a sphere or circle Nouns 1. (shape) convexity, prominence, projection, swell[ing], bulge, protuberance, protrusion, growth, lump; stud. See rotundity. 2. (convex object)… …

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  • 125moon — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. satellite; month; lunation. See universe. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. satellite, celestial body, heavenly body, planet, secondary planet, planetoid, crescent, New moon, halfmoon, full moon, old moon, orb… …

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  • 126rotundity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Rounded out quality Nouns 1. rotundity, roundness, cylindricity, sphericity, spheroidicity, orbicularity, globosity, globularity. See circularity, curvature. 2. (spherical object) cylinder, cylindroid,… …

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  • 127Sacciolepis striata — ID 73774 Symbol Key SAST Common Name American cupscale Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, LA, MA, MD, ME, MO, MS, NC, NJ, OK, PR, SC, TN, TX, VA …

    USDA Plant Characteristics

  • 128gibbosities — n. state of being gibbous; swelling, something which is protuberant …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 129gibbosity — n. state of being gibbous; swelling, something which is protuberant …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 130gibbously — adv. with an outward curve, in a gibbous manner …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 131ancylocarpum —   Gk agkylos, curved; karpos, fruit. Anthoecium gibbous in outline …

    Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • 132curvata —   , curvatum, curvatus   L. curved. Spikelets curved or gibbous …

    Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • 133Cyphochlaena —   Gk kyphos, bent; chlaena, cloak. The lemma is gibbous …

    Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • 134Rampholepis —   Gk rhamphos, the crookedbeak of a bird of prey; lepis, scale. The spikelets are gaping and gibbous in outline …

    Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • 135convex — a. Gibbous, protuberant, rounding (outwardly) …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 136convex — adj curved outward, rounded, Astron. gibbous, hemispheric; bossed, raised, protuberant, bulging, timid, salient; embowed, bent, arched …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 137hunchbacked — adj humpbacked, hunchbacked, crookbacked, camel back, hunchedback, crooked back, Pathol. scoliotic; humped, stooped, Med. kyphotic, gibbous, stoop shouldered; misshapen, deformed, malformed, misbegotten …

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  • 138lenticular — adj lens shaped, lenslike. 2. biconvex, convexo convex, lentoid, bowed, ex curved, excurvate; bulging, swelling, protuberant, (usu. of the moon) Astron. gibbous …

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  • 139prominent — adj 1. conspicuous, standing out, outstanding; noticeable, salient, showing, pointed, pronounced, well marked, marked; glaring, striking, telling, egregious, flagrant, arrant; singular, peculiar, unique, special, particular; distinguishable,… …

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  • 140protuberant — adj gibbous, bulbous, bulging, bilging, bulging or bilging out; swelling, swollen, tumid, turgid, tumescent; distended, bellied, potbellied, bagging; goggled, Inf. pop eyed, Inf. bug eyed, Sl. googly eyed; projecting, protruding, protrusive,… …

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