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half-round Syllabification: half-round
Pronunciation: /ˌhafˈround/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of half-round in English:


Semicircular in cross section.
Example sentences
  • Unlike many of the houses in the district it was not a cob house, but built of pit-sawn half-round timber.
  • By the mid-seventh century, examples with triangular rim as 4-28 still exist, but, here, alongside cooking pots with an everted, half-round rim, as 4-27, that appear to be the latest in our sequence.
  • The standard half-round, half-octagon 22'' barrel could he lengthened for $1 per extra inch.
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