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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of unflatten.
  • adj. Not flattened.


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  • I lashed the unflattened end to the shaft of the oar, and then tried using glue to fix the flat section to the spoon of the oar.

    Rowing the ATLANTIC

  • Nor when I proceeded to jump out and take pictures of said cute, unflattened reptile.

    grouse Diary Entry

  • But I am equally certain that it is not historically inevitable that the rest of the world will become flat or that the already flat parts of the world won't get unflattened by war, economic disruption, or politics.


  • I dug it out of the wood with my knife -- so you see I got it almost unflattened.

    The Treasure-Train

  • Their distance from the centre, compared with the radius of the unflattened circle, is called the excentricity.

    Pioneers of Science

  • If there is to be much finishing, the grain had better be crushed, but for large books that are to have only a small amount of finishing, the grain is best left unflattened.

    Bookbinding, and the Care of Books A handbook for Amateurs, Bookbinders & Librarians

  • The mode allows objects to which transparency has been applied within QuarkXPress to remain unflattened in the final PDF output says Quark.

    Macworld UK News

  • When they flattened the feathers in whiskered and crested auklets, they found the birds were 2.5 times more likely to bump their heads than those with unflattened feathers, and the birds with longer crests were more affected than those with naturally shorter crests. - latest science and technology news stories

  • I have a PSD file with all elements unflattened to be used to create a HTML or CSS website equivalent. New Projects

  • Our own Luc Latulippe has created twenty-four Twitter bird illustrations that he’s offering up for free under a Creative Commons license for anyone who needs a Twitter illustration for their blog or website — including unflattened vector versions.

    Free Twitter birds « Drawn! The Illustration and Cartooning Blog


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