rotundity


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the roundness of a 3-dimensional object

the fullness of a tone of voice

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The meagre lighthouse all in white, haunting the seaboard as if it were the ghost of an edifice that had once had colour and rotundity, dropped melancholy tears after its late buffeting by the waves.
Having morphed from a puny teenager into comfortable middle age rotundity I have never given my weight or size a second thought.
Now in the year 1942, by a coincidence which should fortify astrologers, the earth's rotundity again opens new vistas, this time not of fabulous continents ready to be ransacked, but of a fabulous world ready to be unified and restored.
These were produced from the late 1840s; known as "gutties," they were said to surpass the older leather balls "in the matter of cheapness and rotundity.
but he had to say: "Now, if you want a geographical survey, if you want a lot of astronomical figures, if you want a lot of scientific material, then organize your geographical surveys and authorize them to get out there and dig and hunt bugs and investigate fossils and discover the rotundity of the earth and take astronomical observations.
18) The satellite, for example, marks the disappearance of the horizon, and renders the terrestrial body obsolete, and its rotundity irrelevant.
And thou, all-shaking thunder, / Strike flat the thick rotundity o' th' world
This rotundity is the distinguishing feature in Ethiopian sculpture, more bulky and clumsy than Egypt, but pleasing to the eye" (537).
Conversely, Falstaff fumbled around the stage in vibrant motley: black boots; grey pants with the same red stripe as on Prince Hal's pants; a tie-dyed shirt appropriate to a Grateful Dead concert; and an orange leather jacket that barely concealed his rotundity.
The name a reference to the rotundity of the two owners, two former homebrewers.
But, a great number of the artificial femoral head is sphere shape or similar to the rotundity shape (Fig.
There he was greeted by strange descendants of humanity, the Eloi--small, childlike, sexless, pasty people, all of them having "the same girlish rotundity of limb.
It brings forth a flaccid rotundity as soon as the mouth stops articulating thoughts in favor of gobbling meats and sweets.
Benayoun buzzed around early on and was busier than most right through the game but the highlight of the first half was the City fans' teasing of referee Dowd's rotundity.
Kersels's sculptures are often kinetic arrangements of objects that conjure his girth, mass, and rotundity.