Definitions

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  • adjective (Bot.) Resembling a fan

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  • adjective Resembling a fan (hand-held cooling device).

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  • adjective resembling a fan

Etymologies

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fan +‎ -like

Examples

  • Leaf monkeys watch the whole scene from the massive, fanlike roofs.

    Buddha’s Savage Peace

  • Leaf monkeys watch the whole scene from the massive, fanlike roofs.

    Buddha’s Savage Peace

  • Leaf monkeys watch the whole scene from the massive, fanlike roofs.

    Buddha’s Savage Peace

  • In Germany, Halsted had seen Volkmann remove not just the breast, but a thin, fanlike muscle spread out immediately under the breast called the pectoralis minor, in the hopes of cleaning out the minor fragments of leftover cancer.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • In Germany, Halsted had seen Volkmann remove not just the breast, but a thin, fanlike muscle spread out immediately under the breast called the pectoralis minor, in the hopes of cleaning out the minor fragments of leftover cancer.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • "Renewable energy doesn't mean people have to be uncomfortable," Huang said in an interview at his Dezhou corporate headquarters, the Sun-Moon Mansion, a fanlike structure studded with photovoltaic cells and sun-collecting vacuum tubes.

    With Solar Valley project, China embarks on bold green technology mission

  • "Renewable energy doesn't mean people have to be uncomfortable," Huang said in an interview at his Dezhou corporate headquarters, the Sun-Moon Mansion, a fanlike structure studded with photovoltaic cells and sun-collecting vacuum tubes.

    With Solar Valley project, China embarks on bold green technology mission

  • In Germany, Halsted had seen Volkmann remove not just the breast, but a thin, fanlike muscle spread out immediately under the breast called the pectoralis minor, in the hopes of cleaning out the minor fragments of leftover cancer.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • "Renewable energy doesn't mean people have to be uncomfortable," Huang said in an interview at his Dezhou corporate headquarters, the Sun-Moon Mansion, a fanlike structure studded with photovoltaic cells and sun-collecting vacuum tubes.

    With Solar Valley project, China embarks on bold green technology mission

  • As she got out and was starting to dry herself, the image of a fanlike lawn sprinkler sweeping back and forth caught her.

    NEVER WAVE GOODBYE

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