elliptical

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gasteromycete with a leathery stalk and a fruiting body with a thin gelatinous spore case and elliptical spores Calostoma ravenelii
(usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another celestial orbit , orbit
acceleration toward the center that holds a satellite in elliptical orbit centripetal acceleration
(astronomy) a relatively small extraterrestrial body consisting of a frozen mass that travels around the sun in a highly elliptical orbit comet
stringed instrument used in American folk music; an elliptical body and a fretted fingerboard and three strings dulcimer
spherical or elliptical usually aerobic eubacteria that produce yellow or orange or red pigment; includes toxin-producing forms as well as harmless commensals and saprophytes family Micrococcaceae , Micrococcaceae
low elliptical or pointed arch; usually drawn from four centers four-centered arch , Tudor arch
large elliptical brightly colored deep-sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean Lampris regius , moonfish , opah
elliptical path orbit
broadly elliptical oval
small planet and the farthest known planet from the sun; has the most elliptical orbit of all the planets Pluto
large deciduous red oak of southern and eastern United States having large seven-lobed to nine-lobed elliptical leaves, large acorns and medium hard coarse-grained wood Quercus shumardii , Shumard oak , Shumard red oak
any of various small terrestrial isopods having a flat elliptical segmented body; found in damp habitats slater , woodlouse
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