- shaped like an olive
Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.
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oliviform — ōˈlivəˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary olive (I) + iform : shaped like an olive or an olive shell … Useful english dictionary
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