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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having the spine and shoulders curved.

Usage examples (36)
  • They came upon two schools of round-backed river monsters.
  • Lillian was seated in a round-backed chair adjacent to the sofas.
  • The round-backed club chair made it appear that both his clavicles had collapsed forward.
  • I asked him to take a seat, and seated myself in my round-backed writing chair beside my desk. for more
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