Oblong


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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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Other than the Philippino pieces (which range in price from around pounds 60 for a medium sized bowl made from vine leaves and black sand to pounds 150 for a large platter made from razor shells, sand and tree resin), Oblong boasts tea sets (pounds 40) from China, dinner sets (pounds 34) from Japan, Vietnamese photo albums and a range of delicately embroidered cushions.
So many wonders of the world are already oblong from Stonehenge to David Coulthard's chin.
2-picosecond pulse of green light, which creates the typical oblong illumination.
A GERMAN Jaffa Cake maker is squaring up to UK rival McVitie's with an oblong version of the round treat.
Their leaves are large, flat, oblong and lime green in color.
When mobile cells of what seems to be a new species of Chloromonas start to mate, most have oblong shapes.
Number IV in this series has more sexual connotations: a portion of a stippled yellow oblong breaks through the top of the picture, its dark "nose" pointing to the bottom edge with effluent potential.
Tenders are invited for 14T Double Legged Alloy Steel Gr-T, Chain Sling Complete With Hook At One End And Oblong At Other End Connected With Connecting Link, Effective Length 3 Mtrs.
Scoop out about 2 tablespoons Sushi Rice and roll around in your right palm to form a loose, oblong shape.
The shell's oblong shape may indicate that it's easier for expelled gas to expand above and below the orbital plane, where fewer obstacles lie.
The PCOR30 offers a two-level cooking rack; a 13" turntable that can be disabled to cook with larger oblong dishes; 850 watts of power; and a stainless steel 1.
Should be atleast 9",5mm Node grasper with curved left 11mm oblong ,5mm Node grasper with curved left 11mm oblong jaws with rachet - total length of 13 inches and working length of 9 inches,Forester clamps for lung holding with a total length of 13 inches and working length of atleast 24cm.