Entry from British & World English dictionary
Having the shape of a crescent: a sickle-shaped scar
More example sentences
- On our way back, we spotted a pair of sickle-shaped fins cutting through the water.
- Just along the road is Emily Bay, the sickle-shaped main swimming beach, with inviting yellow sand.
- The sickle-shaped blood cells also tend to abnormally stick together, causing obstruction of blood vessels.
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Line breaks: sickle-shaped
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