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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of a leaf form.

Usage examples (4)
  • They fish by sweeping their spatula-shaped bills from side to side in shallow water.
  • It takes until May for these to develop fully, but the whorl of caper-coloured, spatula-shaped leaves is an exciting sign of spring.
  • Its common name, copper spoons, is very descriptive, as the top side of the spatula-shaped leaves are felted with fine cinnamon-colored hairs.
  • A hollow roll for keeping the upper and under threads separate, a spatula-shaped shuttle of engraved wood, and a roller on which the cloth is rolled as it is made. for more
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