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They add that it is likely “throughout the medieval period, at different times, different conformations of horses were desirable in response to changing battlefield tactics and cultural preferences.”

Butters comes from a long line of  show dogs and has the conformation that could have made him a big winner.

He is less corpulent, and his legs are shorter; in the stomach and intestines, there is a difference of conformation.

His exterior conformation resembles that of man, he has arms, hands, and fingers.

The elephant is yet more singular in the conformation of his feet, and the texture of his skin.

With this change a corresponding change takes place in the conformation of the surface and the general aspect of the country.

The physical conformation of the still extant Iberians, has nothing definitely characteristic about it.


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On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to conformation, such as: anatomy, arrangement, build, cast, configuration, and figure.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.