pendulous


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hung or appearing to be hung from a support

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having branches or flower heads that bend downward

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Other faces wore the similitude of man or woman, but distorted or extravagant, with red noses pendulous before their mouths, which seemed of awful depth, and stretched from ear to ear in an eternal fit of laughter.
asked a red-faced gentleman with a pendulous excrescence on the end of his nose, that shook like the gills of a turkey-cock.
While people are cooking for holiday parties they may be wearing a pendulous dress or something that could catch fire over the open flame of a stove.
As was mentioned, in the previous article, the members of section Calcarifera can be divided into two groups based on the growth habit of the plants, which in this case are totally pendulous, and the number of flowers, usually one or two, produced on the inflorescence(s.
PYRUS SALICIFOLIA Weeping pear Pyrus salicifolia, the weeping pear, is a pendulous small tree with soft mintgreen leaves.
They produce pretty, pendulous white scented flowers in spring followed by deep-blue fruits.
About two-thirds of males and females had semi-pendulous and pendulous ears.
Some animals have predisposing factors that may contribute to the recurrence of an ear infection, such as long pendulous ears, hairy ear canals or regular swimming/bathing.
In otitis externa a number of predisposing factors were identified such as anatomical ear canal stenosis, hair in ear canal, pendulous ears, haired ears, increased humidity, moisture retention, washing, injury during manipulations, foreign bodies, prolonged antibiotic treatment, neoplasms and immunosuppression (Rosser, 2004).
Computed tomography (CT) of abdomen displayed a large right inguinal hernia containing small and large intestine with compression on junction of bulbous and pendulous urethra.
Contract Awarded for The Pendulous Integrating Gyroscopic Accelerometer (PIGA, a component on the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile)
There wasn't a puny frame or a pendulous gut either - they were all prime cuts of man meat, like six fillet steaks with great big quiffs.
Decorated in the style of Italian homes, pendulous bouquets are suspended from the balconies and the smell of the flowers surrounds the tables, transporting the customer to the wonders of Rome.
Told over the course of an hour with more shots of wizened genitalia, pendulous boobs and wrinkled bum cheeks than you could ever wish to see, the stretch marks are all too visible and Prunella Scales' starchy voice-over that sounds like it was phoned in from the1950s doesn't really help.
Pendulous Crop: Pendulous crop, which can be chronic, is caused by a lack of muscle strength, possibly from a previously impacted crop or from heavy food.