menisciform

shaped like a crescent

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • bicorn — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moon shaped,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crescent — Synonyms and related words: Autobahn, Cynthian, S shaped, US highway, achievement, alerion, alley, alleyway, animal charge, annulet, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, arterial, arterial highway, arterial street, artery, artificial… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • falcate — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, bicorn, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moon shaped, moonlike …   Moby Thesaurus

  • horned — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, acanthoid, acanthous, acicular, acuate, aculeate, aculeiform, acuminate, acute, barbed, bicorn, corniform, cornuted, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, cusped,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lunar — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, anagalactic, asteroidal, astral, astrologic, astrologistic, astrologous, astronomic, astrophysical, bicorn, celestial, circumplanetary, cislunar, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • moon shaped — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, bicorn, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moonlike,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • semicircular — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, bicorn, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, horn shaped, horned, lunar, lunate, luniform, lunular, menisciform, meniscoid, moon shaped …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sigmoid — Synonyms and related words: Cynthian, S shaped, ambagious, anfractuous, bicorn, circuitous, circumlocutory, convolutional, corniform, crescent, crescent shaped, crescentic, crescentiform, crescentlike, falcate, falciform, flexuose, flexuous, horn …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • meniscus —   n. (pl. ci ) crescent shaped object, especially cartilage of knee; concavo convex lens; curved surface of liquid in a tube.    ♦ meniscal,    ♦ meniscate,    ♦ meniscoid, a.    ♦ menisciform, a. shaped like meniscus.    ♦ meniscitis, n.… …   Dictionary of difficult words

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