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Synonyms for shape

Synonyms for shape

the external outline of a thing

a state of sound readiness

to give form to by or as if by pressing and kneading

to create by forming, combining, or altering materials

to create by combining parts or elements

Synonyms for shape

a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept

the visual appearance of something or someone


the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases 'in condition' or 'in shape' or 'out of condition' or 'out of shape')

the supreme headquarters that advises NATO on military matters and oversees all aspects of the Allied Command Europe

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In accordance with the hypothetical water distribution radial curves classified by Christiansen (1942), the radial legs presented in Figure 4 have a tendency for triangular geometric shape (Christiansen's radial leg type B).
Creating op-art designs involves using geometric shapes, as well as horizontal and vertical lines.
For this activity, students will design and build their own geometric shape design that must contain at least eight sides.
Demonstrate how the letter T will be drawn in a letter block and how it should be redefined by creating geometric shapes inside it so they'll create the form of the letter T.
Geometric shapes of construction paper, various sizes and colors, five per student
Over the years, studies of robotic arm movements have suggested purely mathematical questions about morphing one geometric shape into another.
Fejes Toth conjectured that the optimal arrangement of the surrounding spheres is a highly symmetric pattern based on the 12-faced geometric shape known as a dodecahedron.
Using compasses, Hollow Hills Elementary School students tried to figure out what geometric shape they were making as they followed the coordinates Wednesday.
0's new `Assembly Meshing' retains geometric shape fidelity, improves accuracy by maintaining model detail, reduces mesh counts by 20-70%, and decreases solution time, design time and project costs.
The researchers also noted that, at the same moment black holes transmute into elementary particle states, the topology, or basic geometric shape, of the accompanying six-dimensional space changes markedly.
The resulting patterns depend on the geometric shape of the vibrating object--and on such characteristics as its stiffness and density distribution.
Kac asked whether knowledge of a drum's normal-mode vibrations is sufficient for unambiguously inferring its geometric shape.
CAN MAPPING is a unique method of quickly and accurately transmitting a geometric shape to CAN Redundant Operations Centers to delineate a specific geo-coded map area to be called in the event of an emergency.