Definition of sickle-shaped in English:

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Having the shape of a crescent: a sickle-shaped scar
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  • 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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