hourglass-shaped love



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  • adj. Having a shape or cross-section like that of an hourglass.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. shaped in the form of an hourglass


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  • The Veteran Medical curettes have an hourglass-shaped, ribbed handle [] that is flat on one side.

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  • Shunted through the narrow waist of the hourglass-shaped banks, the flow creates a Venturi effect -- a "force-feed buffet," as Bishop puts it -- that propels algae and plankton at the inlet's mouth to the oysters sheltered inside.

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  • The mysterious hourglass-shaped artifact shined intensely, its aspect one of movement and energy.

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  • This chic vanity design takes elements from traditional pieces, like the hourglass-shaped leg and silkscreen designs, and combines them with exciting, unexpected, ultra-modern features like the avant-garde angled bottom and a trendy color palette, standing on a single leg.

    Modern Wall-Mounted Bathroom Vanity Cabinets

  • It's a big, blue hourglass-shaped bottle that houses a metal coffee-filter basket in one end.

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  • The hourglass-shaped bipolar nebula in the new Gemini image is a stellar nursery made up of glowing gas, plasma, and light-scattering dust.

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  • He held the amphora dangling in his right hand and his Lightblade, an hourglass-shaped Roman Pugio dagger, in the other.

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  • In 1933 she returned to Palestine, where she taught dance at elementary schools and created solo works, rejecting the style of her European dance teachers and instead incorporating Biblical themes and local visual elements such as fishnets and the hourglass-shaped darbuka drum.

    Cohen, Yardena.

  • The Flying Little Pixie is caught inside an hourglass-shaped lamp, but the crystal has shattered, making room for her lacey steampunk wings.

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  • They keep silver absinthe spoons on the wall and hourglass-shaped contraptions that drip water from miniature faucets onto sugarcubes on the bar.

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