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V-shaped

[vee-sheypt] /ˈviˌʃeɪpt/
adjective
1.
having the shape of the letter V :
a V-shaped flying formation.
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  • The earth is first beaten down with a V-shaped rammer, and then surfaced with one with a flat bottom.

  • There was a high V-shaped point of land between the two streams.

    The Cave Twins Lucy Fitch Perkins
  • On the walls were stencilled ribbons with V-shaped ends, and these bore texts in Welsh.

    Mushroom Town Oliver Onions
  • The top has the same V-shaped notch cut in it as the other form of support.

    Toy Craft Leon H. Baxter
  • Two fallen logs made a V-shaped chute, which ended close to the carcass.

    Watched by Wild Animals Enos A. Mills
  • In this operation note the V-shaped wishbone in front of the sternum.

  • The upper ends of the rafters are to be mitred, and the V-shaped notch cut as shown in detail drawing.

    Carpentry and Woodwork Edwin W. Foster
  • Two types of deformity occur, the V-shaped arch and the saddle arch.

    Degeneracy Eugene S. Talbot

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