moonlike


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resembling the moon in shape

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He had a grossly moonlike face [Figure 1], striae and hypertrichosis [Figure 2] with thin skin in his genital area.
This mountain's power lies in the open secret of its remote apparition, silvery low-relief coming and going moonlike at the horizon, always loftier, lonelier, than I ever remember.
Though his face remains curiously gentle in the pictures that survive, his huge, pale head hovering moonlike in any biography's glossy insert, he gets quarrelsome.
He was large for his age and had a wide and moonlike face.
At the eerie, moonlike summit of Mont Ventoux, Froome took a victory difficult to better in the history of British cycling.
Tours highlight areas transformed by volcanic activity into moonlike landscapes.
Millennia of human habitation, 11 modern nations, and landscapes that appeal and appal in equal measure: seas of sand and moonlike mountains, wastelands of rock and life-giving oases.
for a moment at Shreve leaning forward into the lamp, his naked torso pink-gleaming and baby-smooth, cherubic, almost hairless, the twin moons of his spectacles glinting against his moonlike rubicund face" (147).
At its best, interdisciplinary work surprises scholars across its subject divisions, but linguists will find here a rehearsal of what to them are wellknown positions, while theatre scholars will suffer at least occasional frustration, or even mirth, at the Moonlike exegesis of moments such as Mrs Drudge's telephone explanation, in Tom Stoppard's The Real Inspector Hound, that she and the rest of the cast are "here cut off from the world" (19).
She felt the soft, moonlike craters underneath her feet in the light of a full moon streaming and beaming upon the dark night sand.
Entire Bundelkhand is a gift of nature where not only religious heritage monuments & temple lies but also scenic pictographically lakes, dams, hills, pools landscapes add a moonlike glory to it's face.
In a moonlike landscape, I unfurled my bedroll under the eerie glow permeating the heavens and combed the fragments of barely cooled, airborne scoria from my hair in the morning.
Filming began in January and has taken the crewfrom Britain to Panama to a moonlike landscape in northern Chile, which is standing in for Bolivia.
We were surrounded by an incredible moonlike landscape and there were fossils all over
In one sense the initial assault of Espiritu Santo reminded me of the final ascent up Kilimanjaro, of otherwise opposite topography: just as the moonlike gravel of the final Kilimanjaro stretch necessitates a diagonal dance step of 'two steps up--slide back one', so did Santo's ground level mud mean that every motion upward resulted in a downward slide.