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sheath-like

Saltos de línea: sheath-like

Definición de sheath-like en inglés:

adjetivo

Resembling a sheath in form or structure, especially in being long, narrow, and close-fitting: a long, flowing sheath-like gown
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Not since the blackouts of 2003 were the sheath-like towers of the city's iconic skyline etched in such deep black, as opposed to their customary high-wattage glitter.
  • Dr. Rolf developed a theory that the body's aches and pains arose from basic imbalances among muscles and fascia - the sheath-like connective tissue that surrounds and binds muscles together.
  • Short, sheath-like dresses in bright colors were paired with quilting, leather and touches of fur.

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