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Synonyms for crescent




Synonyms for crescent

any shape resembling the curved shape of the moon in its first or last quarters

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resembling the new moon in shape

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The cherry wood living room collection includes an upholstered sofa and armchair, a side table, bookcase, demilune table and bar cabinet for $179.
Henredon's Natchez Collection, created under a licensing agreement with the Historic Natchez Foundation, includes a chest patterned after an 18the century marquetry demilune, with inlays of rosewood, walnut burl and harewood.
Queen Anne lacquered chairs with a whimsical black and white animal print-upholstered seat flank a maple demilune table.
Demilune table from unfinished furniture store with straight tapered legs and straight lines (I found this one for $99 at Unfinished Furniture Showcase on County Line Road)
Our previous studies have suggested that BPIFA2 is not only secreted from the serous cells20 but is also produced within the intralobular and interlobular ducts of the salivary glands and serous demilunes of the minor salivary glands.
This measured square was used for counting the number of intercalated ducts, striated ducts, acini and demilunes.
In Seoul Dreaming, we see a bold serpentine of cream overlaid against a horizontal parabola of blue-grey and demilunes of speckled orange, green and black--a composition inspired by the artist's first sight of the great river systems of Korea while flying in to Seoul.
The sublingual gland is mixed, composed of mucous acini with scattered serous demilunes.
Appropriate for entryways, dining areas, and living rooms, a versatile selection of consoles with inlaid mahogany demilunes, intricate carvings, marble tops, and serpentine hand-painted chinoiserie or burl bombe shapes blend perfectly with Townhouse.