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Oblong

Describing a book or publication that is bound by the short side. Most books are not oblong (that is, they are bound by the long side). However, coupon books are sometimes oblong to make coupon clipping easier.
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Depending upon the aggregate sizing requirements, the use of Hoyt's Oblong Openings and Long-Slot Opening Wire Screens can achieve both--more open area and longer wear-life.
Care must be taken in this case when changing from a square opening to an oblong or long-slot aperture.
Oblong, who is the cocreator of the new animated WB series The Oblongs, has owned the pig about two months.
The Oblongs are the first television family marked by the deformities of waste dumping.
Executive producers Bruce Helford (``The Drew Carey Show,'' ``Nikki'') and Jace Richdale (``The Simpsons'') have adapted the cartoons of Angus Oblong but forgotten to include the jokes.
Kelley, adding to his plate the animated comedy ``The Oblongs,'' about a family that lives near an industrial waste site.
Stack oblongs evenly atop one another on a foil-lined cookie sheet to make 1 oblong.
6 million, produces "The Simpsons" and "King of the Hill," for Fox, and "The Oblongs," for Warner Bros.
Currently, Film Roman is producing such outstanding hit shows as "The Simpsons" and "King of the Hill" for 20th Century Fox Television; "The Oblongs," and "Mission Hill" for Warner Bros.
Continuing to build upon its impressive slate of prime-time animated series, Film Roman (Nasdaq:ROMN), announced that it will begin production for the new series THE OBLONGS to be distributed by Warner Bros.
So there's a whole collection of sunglasses that are going to look best on round faces, another collection that will look best on oblong faces, etc.