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  • adj. shaped like a bottle


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  • The red, bottle-shaped packets hold three times the ketchup as traditional packets.

    Old Ketchup Packet Heads for Trash

  • Based on Nelson Johnson's obsessively researched book, Empire begins in early 1920 as Prohibition is just taking effect, at which point revelers spill into the streets, burying a bottle-shaped effigy of John Barleycorn, and, naturally, getting properly soused.

    Married to the Mob

  • He opened the door to a giant silver refrigerator, a bank vault of food, and pulled out two bright red, bottle-shaped aluminum cans of Budweiser.


  • I spent the better part of two months in them, cooped in a bottle-shaped cell with my own filth and only rats, fleas and cockroaches for company, except when Sher Khan came to have a look at me, about once a week, to make sure I hadn't up and died on him.


  • This augmented reality AR juju will, be plastered on 140 million bottle-shaped cans, some 30 million fridge packs, as well as bags, bottles, popcorn bags and fountain drink cups.

    NASA Watch: Keith Cowing: November 2009 Archives

  • Couldn't the Corona decorator have used the guitar-shaped pan, then TRIMMED the extra parts to MAKE it more bottle-shaped?

    Ponder If You Will...

  • But my favorite was the huge bottle-shaped centrifuge, which is used to either weed out unfit people and to make the fit * more* fit, by getting them used to multiple Gs. They insert you from the side in a little capsule and then swing you around at a few revolutions a minute.

    Esther Dyson: Release 0.9: Charles Simonyi's launch - my excellent EDventure!

  • The most remarkable tree is certainly Cavanillesia arborea, with a huge, bottle-shaped trunk that reaches its maximum diameter of 1.5 m or more about 3 m above ground level.

    Atlantic dry forests

  • One incident in 1991 records “Strange, bottle-shaped craft” being reported by pilot Sid Ebbsfleet on his approach to Heathrow.

    “Bezz Fuggin Mate” Sighted Over Heathrow

  • As I looked out of the window I could see several small bottle-shaped craft whiz across my field of vision.

    Archive 2008-10-01


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