Flashcards in Things Deck (134):

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## having a shape or form

### shaped, formed, configured, conformed, fashioned

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## having no shape, shapeless

### unshaped, formless, amorphous, inchoate, unformed, unfashioned

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## having a usually simple planed shape (lines or curves)

### geometric

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## having the same shape or boundaries

### coextensivef

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## having a similar form

### conforming, similiform, equiform

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## having a different form

### diversiform, variform

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## having many forms

### multiform, multifarious, polymorphic, polymorphous, multiplex, omniform, omnifarious

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## having a shape with equal sides and angles

### regular

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## not having a shape with generally equal sides and angles

### irregular

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## having an unconventional or uneven shape

### irregular, contorted, misshapen, malformed, deformed, twisted, grotesque

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## having an axially (or in relation to a central line) balanced shape

### symmetrical

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## having an axially unbalanced shape

### asymmetrical, dissymmetrical

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## more prominent or sizable on one side

### one-sided, lop-sided

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## having the sides reversed (as a mirror)

### heterochiral

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## having a proper or hamonious dimensions relationally

### proportional, proportionate, commensurate, eurythmic

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## not having proper dimensions relationally

### disproportional, disproportionate, uncommensurate

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## longer in one dimension

### elongated, oblong, oblongitudinal, lengthened, extended, stretched, prolongated, elliptical, distended, protacted

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## shorter in one dimension

### shortened, truncated, foreshortened

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## becoming wider

### widening, expanding, broadening, dilating, splayed

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## becoming narrower

### narrowing, tapering, tapered

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## having or coming to a point

### pointed, pronged, spiked, acuate, acuminate, mucronate

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## having the form a line or lines

### linear, lineal, lineiform

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## straight and uncurved in line

### rectilinear, rectilineal, linear, lineal

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## not straight

### crooked, bent, askew, awry, oblique

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## represented in outline only

### outlined, outlinear, contoured, delineatory, in profile, silhouetted

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## having a sharp bend or angle

### angular, geniculate, orthometric (see hook-shaped)

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## standing at a right or 90 degree (L-orgamma-shaped) angle

### upright, perpendicular, normal, orthogonal, rectangular, orthometric

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## having a less than right angle

### acute-angled

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## having three acute angles

### triquetrous

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## having a greater than perpendicular angle

### obtuse-angled

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## having an acute or obtuse (non-right) angle

### oblique-angled, obliquangular

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## anglegreater than 180 degree

### reflex angle

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## being an angle formed by two planes

### dihedral

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## on a plan or unbroken surface

### flat, level, planar, tabular, flattened, even, applanate, homaloidal

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## on a slant

### slanting, aslant, inclined, oblique, on a bias, diagonal, askew

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## bent abruptly

### geniculate, inflexed, intorted

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## bent abruptly backward

### retroflex, cacuminal

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## showing short and sharp veelike turns

### zigzag, staggered, chevroned, cringle-crangle

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## having a shape formed by lines rather than by curves (hence having angles

### angular

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## having a curve or curves (roundness or rondure)

### curvilinear, curved, curvate, bowed, curviform, arching, arciform

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## slightly curved

### curvulate

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## curved upward

### upcurved, upturned, arched, arculate, vaulted, concamerateds

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## curved downward

### downcurved, downturned, decurved, decurvate

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## curved foward

### procurved

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## curved backward

### recurved, recurvate

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## curved inward

### incurved, incurvate, involute, hooked, aduncous

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## curved outward

### excurved, excurvate

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## curving back toward itself

### hooked, crooked

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## curved around farther than a semicircle

### gibbous

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## curved up and around and closed or almost closed

### looped

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## describing a curve that is bold or lengthy

### sweeping

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## describing a series of reverse curves

### whiplash

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## curving or arcing (two curved lines) to a point

### cusped

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## curving to a central point with a "dip" (contraflexure) inward on either side of the apex

### ogival

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## making a perfect closed curve (two dimensions)

### circular, round, ring-like, annular, cycloid, cycloidal, rotunds

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## flat and circular

### discoid

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## hollowed inward

### concave, bowl-like, basin-like, crater-like, dished, sunken, depressed

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## rounded, and bulging outward

### convex, protuberant, gibbous, cupped, cupriform

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## concave on one side and convex on the other

### concavo-convex, convexo-concave more

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## curved on the concave than on the convex side

### concavo-convex

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## more curved on the convex than on the concave side

### convexo-concave

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## concave on two or both sides

### bioconcave

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## convex on two or both sides

### bioconvex, amphicyritic

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## circular in three dimension or ball-like

### round, spherical, spheral, globular, globuse, orblike, globate, rotund, spheriform, bombous, conglobate

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## nearly round

### obrotund

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## like a half-circle

### semicircular, hemicyclic

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## like a half moon (or lune)

### semilunar, demilune

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## round but wider in the middle or flattened at the top

### oblate

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## round but longer vertically (as along a polar axis)

### prolate

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## more or less round

### spheroidal, ellipsoidal

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## egg-shaped

### ooid, oval, ovoid, ovaliform, oviform, elliptical, ellipsoidal

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## ovoid with the wider end up

### abovoid

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## shounng coils or twists

### convoluted, convoled, whorled

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## winding (as if around a pole) in shape

### spiral, helical, gyral, heliciform, sirulate, cochleate, corkscrew, tortile, curlicue

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## spiral but narrowing toward the bottom

### turbinate

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## having numerous turns or bends

### bending, winding, twisting, tortuous, sinuous, serpentine, meandering, anfractuous, waving, wavy, undulant, undulating

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## like a complex or confusing network

### maze-like, mazy, labyrinthine, plexiform

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## having or in the form of connecting links

### chain-like, festooned, catenary, catenate, concatenate, concatenated

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## enclosing (with either straight or curved lines) a space and constituting a figure

### closed

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## not (either straight or curved lines) enclosing a space or constituting a figure

### open

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## making a closed plane figure of straight lines

### polygonal

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## many-sided

### multilateral, polygonal

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## having many angles

### multiangular, polyangular

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## being a two-dimensional figure

### plane

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## being a three dimensional figure

### solid

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## being a solid figure with many sides

### polyhedral, polyhedric

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## being polyhedral with all vertices in two parallel planes

### prismatiodal

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## many sided with parallelogram sides and the bases or ends parallel and congruent

### prismatic

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## prismatic with parallelograms as bases or ends

### parallelepipedal

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## being a paralellepiped with rhombuses for faces

### rhombohedral

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## having two sides

### bilateral

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## having two faces or fronts

### bifacial

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## three-sided

### triangular, deltoid, trilateral, wedge-shaped, cuneate, trigonal, cuneiform, trigonous, deltoid

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## triangular with unequal sides

### scalene

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## triangular with two equal sides

### isosceles

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## triangular with equal sides

### equilateral

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## triangular inversely

### obcuneate, obdeltoid

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## being a three dimensional pointed figure with a base and triangles (usually four or three) for sides

### pyramidal

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## inversely pyramidal

### obpyramidal

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## being a triangular (with three upright sides) pyramid

### tetrahedral

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## having four sides and four angles

### quadrilateral, quadrangular, quadrangled, tetragonal

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## four-sided with all right angles and equal sides

### square, foursquare, quadrate

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## four-sided with all right angles (right angled parallelogram)

### rectangular

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## four-sided with opposite sides parallel and equal

### parallelogrammatic

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## four sided with two sides parallel

### trapeziodal, antiparallelogrammatic

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## four-sided (parallelogram) with equal but non-right angled sides (or not a square)

### rhombic, rhombical

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## four-sided (parallelogram) with unequal non-right angled sides

### rhomboid

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## somewhat like a rhomboid figure (rhombus or rhomb)

### rhomboidal

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## four-sided with no parallel sides

### trapeziform, trapezial

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## being a four-sided figure with two equal acute and two equal obtuse angles (or long rhomboid figure with the diagonal perpendicular to the horizontal)

### diamond, lozenge-shape

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## solid with six square faces

### cubic

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## somewhat cubic in shape

### cuboid, cuboidal

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## having an evenly extended or elongated round shape

### cylindrical, columnar, columnal, pillar-like, shaft-like

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## narrowly cylindrical

### tubular, tubulate

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## more or less cylindrical but tapering at one or both ends

### terete

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## being a rounded figure (with a circular base) that tapers upward to a point

### conical, conic, funnel-shaped

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## somewhat conical

### conoid, conoidal

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## conical with the pointed end below

### obconic

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## like two opposite-pointing cones having the same base

### biconical

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## being a five sided plane figure (polygon)

### pentagonal

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## being a six-sided plane figure

### hexagonal

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## being a seven sided plane figure

### heptagonal

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## being an eight-sided plane figure

### octagonal

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## being a nine-sided plane figure

### nonagonal

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## being a ten sided plane figure

### decagonal

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## being a twelve sided plane figure

### dodecagonal

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## being a (three dimensional) polyhedron with four faces

### tetrahedral

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## being a polyhedron with five face

### pentahedral

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## being a polyhedron with six faces

### hexahedral

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## being a polyhedron with eight faces

### octahedral

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## being a polyhedron with twelve faces

### dodecahedral

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## being a polyhedron with twenty faces

### icosahedral

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## being a polyhedron with twenty four faces

### icositetrahedral

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