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  • adj. Resembling a dome.


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dome +‎ -like


  • A term used for low, flattened, circular to oval, domelike, natural mounds found in the northwestern United States

    Archive 2010-03-01

  • They were accumulating like snow on a huge domelike thing that curved over the buildings along this block.

    Aching for Always

  • The air was cool, and lime leached out of the rounded, domelike ceiling into an organic tapestry of crystalline shafts that painted the roof above.

    The Thieves of Darkness

  • As I glanced up, my eyes caught the reflection of a domelike shape that radiated out with a reddish orange glow.

    Good Fortune

  • Forthwith the hissing and humming ceased, and the black, domelike object sank slowly out of sight into the pit.

    The War of The Worlds

  • It was not beautiful, Sarah says, describing the gown as short and squatty and the whole cake as domelike.

    Let Me Eat Cake

  • People live, perhaps in controlled domelike environments.

    Girls Gone Wild...

  • A small forest of statues surrounded a partially collapsed domelike structure.


  • Grounded myself and put my hands on a big domelike thing that charged me.

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - Man shoots electricity out of his hands.

  • He was lying on his hard, as it were armor-plated, back and when he lifted his head a little he could see his domelike brown belly divided into stiff arched segments on top of which the bed quilt could hardly stay in place and was about to slide off completely.

    Archive 2005-11-01


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