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Definition 1: having the polar diameter greater than the equatorial diameter - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where prolate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a prolate spheroid is generated by revolving an ellipse about its major axis

Synonyms for prolate in the sense of this definition

(prolate is similar to ...) shaped like a cucumber

(means also ...) curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged

"low rounded hills" "rounded shoulders"

Definition 2: rounded like an egg - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for prolate in the sense of this definition

(prolate is similar to ...) curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged

"low rounded hills" "rounded shoulders"

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