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  • adj. Alternative spelling of egg-shaped.


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  • * Minicontainer with mini-plum tomatoes (like cherry but eggshaped: P) * Between containers: Sohan (that's an iraqi (?) sweet containing almond splinters, cashews or sesame seed glued together with some sort of honey caramel) * Minicontainer with bananas.

    Backdated bento #3 « Were rabbits

  • And look, if we're going to accept a mobile trash compactor falling in love with a flying eggshaped iPod, can we say it's silly to depict humankind returning to its home and putting it right?

    F&SF and WALL-E

  • Gwen Stefani appeared alien-like with her eggshaped updo.

    weapons of massdistraction › Men Without Hats

  • When the Great Mother conceived the ninelayered universe, she also dreamed into being the first temple, eggshaped like the cosmos.

    One River

  • Each tapered column, covered with bronze plaques, ended in an eggshaped tip.

    Time Scout

  • Still the view expanded, until we saw an eggshaped object in dead center of the window.

    Neutron Star

  • The fruit is very handsome, eggshaped, of a beautiful apricot colour when ripe, and of a shining tempting appearance; the smell, however, betrays its poisonous nature: on opening one of the fruits you find it consists of a soft pulp filled with shining black seeds.

    The Backwoods of Canada Being Letters From The Wife of an Emigrant Officer, Illustrative of the Domestic Economy of British America

  • I really liked the eggshaped keys on my 750 and 650 and the way the keys were curved.


  • a whiteluke to him, Fauxfitzhuorson, collected from Manofisle, carrying his ark, of eggshaped fuselage and made in Fredborg into the bullgine, across his back when he might have been setting on his jonass inside like a Glassthure cabman?

    Finnegans Wake


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