Definition of egg-shaped in English:

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egg-shaped

Pronunciation: /ˈeɡSHāpt/

adjective

Having the oval shape of an egg: a variety with white flowers and egg-shaped fruits
More example sentences
  • The final winner was a Frenchman, whose egg-shaped design was promptly criticised on all sides.
  • Asteroids have more elongated or egg-shaped orbits bringing some of them onto paths which cross the Earth's orbit.
  • The sail is egg-shaped, 30ft long, and eight feet wide.

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Syllabification: egg-shaped

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