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Warp

… Synonyms of warp.

verb: bend, distort, curve, twist; past forms: warped, bent, distorted, curved, twisted.

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Orbit

… around another object.

Complete definition

In physics, an orbit is the gravitationally curved path of an object around a point in space, for example the orbit of a planet around the center of a star system, such as the Solar System. Orbits of planets are typically elliptical.

Synonyms of orbit

noun: circle, eyehole; plural: circles, eyeholes; related terms: celestial orbit, apoapsis, point of apoapsis, geosynchronous orbit, itinerary, route, path, periapsis, point of …

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Violoncello

… nothing but the bow can also span wide.

Psychologically:

In psychoanalysis, the beautifully curved instrument is a symbol of the female body.

Traditionally:

European (Judeo-Christian)

- to play violoncello in a dream: you’ll have fun.

Hindu

- they will be good to advise, take to the Council.

Arabian (Islamic)

- None dream explanation in Islam.

* Please, see meaning of stringed instruments.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

A large …

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Boomerang

… see meaning of toys.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

A flat curved airfoil, that spins about an axis perpendicular to the direction of flight, that was originally used in various parts of the world as hunting weapons or, in returnable types, for sports or training.

Complete definition

A boomerang is a thrown tool, typically constructed as a flat aerofoil, that is designed to spin about an axis perpendicular to the direction of its flight.

A …

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Bend

… plural: curves, turns, twists, crooks, windings, turnings, curvatures, elbows; related terms: curved shape, bight.

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Bow

… in Islam.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

A weapon made of a curved piece of wood or other flexible material whose ends are connected by a string, used for shooting arrows.

Complete definition

The bow and arrow is a projectile weapon system (a bow with arrows) that predates recorded history and is common to most cultures. Archery is the art, practice, or skill of applying it.

Synonyms of bow

verb: bend, stoop, incline, flex; noun: arc, arch, …

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Banana

… fruit, sexuality.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

An elongated curved fruit, which grows in bunches, and has a sweet creamy flesh and a smooth yellow skin.

Complete definition

Banana is the common name for herbaceous plants of the genus Musa and for the fruit they produce. Bananas come in a variety of sizes and colors when ripe, including yellow, purple, and red.

Synonyms of banana

noun: banana tree; plural: banana trees; related terms: herb, …

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Eyelash

… will have chagrin.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

Each of the short curved hairs growing on the edges of the eyelids, serving to protect the eyes from dust particles.

Complete definition

An eyelash or simply lash is one of the hairs that grow at the edge of the eyelid. Eyelashes protect the eye from debris and perform some of the same function as whiskers do on a cat or a mouse in the sense that they are sensitive to being touched, thus providing a warning …

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Arch

… * Please, see meaning of ship.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

A curved symmetrical structure spanning an opening and typically supporting the weight of a bridge, roof, or wall above it.

Complete definition

An arch is a structure that spans a space and supports a load. Arches appeared as early as the 2nd millennium BC in Mesopotamian brick architecture and their systematic use started with the Ancient Romans who were the first to apply the technique to …

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Anchor

… sea bottom, typically one having a metal shank with a ring at one end for the rope and a pair of curved and/or barbed flukes at the other.

Complete definition

An anchor is a device, normally made of metal, that is used to connect a vessel to the bed of a body of water to prevent the vessel from drifting due to wind or current. The word derives from Latin ancora, which itself comes from the Greek ἄγκυρα (ankura ).

Anchors can either be temporary or permanent. A permanent anchor …

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Fish hook

… meaning of fishing, fishermen.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

A curved or sharply bent device, usually of metal, used to catch, drag, suspend, or fasten something else.

Complete definition

A fish hook is a device for catching fish either by impaling them in the mouth or, more rarely, by snagging the body of the fish. Fish hooks have been employed for centuries by fishermen to catch fresh and saltwater fish. In 2005, the fish hook was chosen by Forbes …

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Spiral staircase

… & Definition:

Short explanation

Spiral staircase is a staircase that is curved. Staircase is a set of stairs and its surrounding walls or structure.

Complete definition

Spiral stairs wind around a newel (also the central pole). They typically have a handrail on the outer side only, and on the inner side just the central pole. A squared spiral stair assumes a square stairwell and expands the steps and railing to a square, resulting in unequal steps (larger …

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Eyelash

… of eye.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation

Eyelash is the short curved hairs growing on the edges of the eyelids.

Complete definition

An eyelash or simply lash is one of the hairs that grow at the edge of the eyelid. Eyelashes protect the eye from debris and perform some of the same function as whiskers do on a cat or a mouse in the sense that they are sensitive to being touched, thus providing a warning that an object (such as an insect or dust mite) …

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Lines

… you’ll find out a secret very soon.

Explanation & Definition:

A straight or curved continuous extent of length without breadth.

Synonyms: verb: rule; noun: row, string, cord.

Line as verb: lined – past participle; lined – past tense; lining – present participle; lines – 3rd person singular present.

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