dish-shaped


Also found in: Dictionary.
  • adj

Synonyms for dish-shaped

shaped like a dish or pan

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Dish-shaped mouths are generally a feature of ceramics from earlier periods in China, from the Eastern Jin to the Tang dynasties in particular, ie from the 4th to the beginning of the 10th century.
An additional 60 mid-frequency dish-shaped antennas, each about 15m high, will be built, as well as a large number of small, low-frequency antennas-each about 1,5 m high.
Answers will vary but may include: The radio dish is similar to the Very Large Array because it is dish-shaped and collects radio waves.
We focused on six native species that were abundant and had floral morphologies (flower shapes) that varied from legumes with hidden nectaries and anthers (purple locoweed [Oxytropis lambertii] and American vetch [Vicia americana]), to species with dish-shaped flowers and obvious pollen and nectar (prairie flax [Linum lewisii], yellow sundrops [Calylophus serrulatus], and scarlet globemallow [Sphaeralcea coccinea]), to the bell-shaped flowers of blue bellflower (Campanula rotundifolia).
Collette liked her Hunter's chicken, salad and chips but not the tame chardonnay, while a pint of Tetley's was superior to my waitress-recommended main course of Cumberland sausage, mashed potato, gravy and peas, all served inside a vast, dish-shaped Yorkshire pud.
Dish systems use dish-shaped parabolic mirrors as reflectors to concentrate and focus the sun's rays onto a receiver, which is mounted above the dish at the dish center.
It was found on Coatham beach by a local butcher as he exercised his dog and he had no doubt that the grey dish-shaped bone was from the back of a human skull.
The blunt end fits into any one of several dish-shaped detent holes to customize the length of the extension.
The city of Akune, located in southwestern Japan, will host one of two dish-shaped antennas, which along with the four satellites and two data control centers, will make up the system.
Also pictured is a dish-shaped UFO in the sky and an artist's impression of a UFO seen drifting over rooftops in Worcester in 1976 (right)
Once it landed, the spacecraft was to deploy its solar panels, the source of its power, and raise its dish-shaped antenna and point it toward Earth.
The national flower is the arthenius, a bright-red, dish-shaped bloom.
Some of the new designs feature a glass panel or a wire mesh screen that covers the bulb, a metal guard over the dish-shaped shade, thermal-sensitive cut-off switches and other safety measures.
Their unique design minimizes the size and mass for launch and reliably deploys in space to form the large dish-shaped antenna reflector.