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Synonyms for almond-shaped

shaped like an almond

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Ovarian cancer is a disease in which malignant or cancerous cells are found in the ovaries, two small almond-shaped organs that store eggs or germ cells and produce female hormones estrogen and progesterone.
We then added almond-shaped eyes (not round) and I showed them how to draw lips and a mouth by using a flattened "M" shape for the top lip.
This character has strong, almond-shaped eyes, and on his head he wears a floppy sixteenth-century Dutch black hat (think Rembrandt).
Judging by appearance, the titular, CGI hero of Paul a wrinkled, pencil-necked geek with big, almond-shaped eyes and the rumbling voice of Seth Rogen could be a distant cousin of Rango, Johnny Depp's cowboy-chameleon character in the recent animated film of the same name.
Egypt's antiquities chief, Zahi Hawass, appealed to the foundation seeking the return of the bust, famed for its almond-shaped eyes and swan-like neck.
However, Jha uses the traditional methods of deity personification, where Krishna shares the frame with peacocks and cows, staring at each other with almond-shaped soulful eyes.
Brian Wilton and wife Isobel captured the optical illusion as the setting sun threw an eerie light into a dense almond-shaped cloud.
Bonci and his colleagues showed that Ritalin's therapeutic action takes place in a brain region called the amygdala, an almond-shaped cluster of neurons known to be critical for learning and emotional memory.
They studied two women with a rare genetic condition called Urbach-Wiethe disease, which damages the amygdala, the almond-shaped center in the brain that controls fear and certain other acute emotions.
Cruel classmates made fun of Charmaine's distinctive almond-shaped eyes and her hard-working attitude during lessons and, as she piled on the weight, the taunts became worse.
This year sees oval, rectangular and almond-shaped, stylised silhouettes of the Three Graces.
Though the original Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast in Australia followed a more traditional interpretation of Renaissance architecture, the Dubai resort uniquely features Arabic cornices and almond-shaped arches, with central friezes depicting traditional Arabic patterns and sculptures inspired by the local heritage of the emirate.
It had black almond-shaped eyes and seemed slightly vaporous.
WITH ROD IN THE 80s; Sarah on a rare visit to her father Rod's massive mansion in Epping, Essex; ROD WITH HER MUM; Sarah's mother Susannah with Rod in the 60s; SARAH AS SHE IS NOW; Sarah has the same long nose and almond-shaped eyes of her father Rod; A never-before-seen snap of Rod with Sarah at a gig in Brighton in the late 1980s; Picture: JEREMY DURKIN; One of the pics of Rod and Penny and new baby which Sarah saw in this week's Hello
Tears fill her almond-shaped eyes as she recounts the moment when she found out.