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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Shaped in the form of a slipper.

Usage examples (13)
  • Generally, however, Moslems prefer the old classical, the Tribulum of Virgil and Varro, a slipper-shaped sled of wood garnished on the sole with large-headed iron nails,...
  • And Sasquatch offers a slipper-shaped Sasquatch pet bed, left.
  • Loftus, English explorer; his visit to Warka in 1854-5, 80-82; procures slipper-shaped coffins for the British Museum, 36.
  • Paramecium - A well-known visitor to the classroom microscope, this slipper-shaped ciliate is commonly found in freshwater ponds. for more
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