oblong definition

  • adjective:
    • Deviating from a square, circular, or spherical kind by being elongated in a single course.
    • Having the shape of or resembling a rectangle or an ellipse.
    • Botany Having a somewhat elongated kind with more or less synchronous edges: an oblong leaf.
    • Describing a thing that is more than it is broad.
    • about rectangular or ellipsoidal.
    • Having greater size than breadth, esp. when rectangular.
    • deviating from a square or circle or world when you're elongated in one single direction
    • (of a leaf form) having a somewhat elongated kind with more or less parallel edges
  • noun:
    • An object or figure, including a rectangle, with an elongated form.
    • anything with an oblong shape.
    • A rectangle having size higher than width.
    • A rectangular figure more than it is wide; for this reason, any figure more than it really is broad.
    • A figure that the distance is higher than the breadth; especially, in geometry, a rectangle whoever size exceeds its breadth.
    • an airplane figure that deviates from a square or group because elongation
  • others:
    • Elongated; having one principal axis considerably longer versus others.

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