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When pure, they are egg-shaped; and a much compressed or a longer and more slender form is indicative of degeneracy.

When ripe it is egg-shaped, and about the size of a hen's-egg, being eaten in much the same manner.

Under the Southern CrossMaturin M. Ballou

The winter buds are ½ inch long, egg-shaped, polished, and light brown.

Forest Trees of IllinoisFuller George D.

First went they across the arena, and this was a broad place, egg-shaped, with vast tiers of seats arising upon all sides.

Ulric the JarlWilliam O. Stoddard

In a sheltered spot his egg-shaped teepees were ranged in circular form.

The trees are vigorous growers, and produce medium sized fruit, which is egg-shaped, and has a persistent calyx.

It is mixed up into dough with wheaten flour and water, and then kneaded into egg-shaped balls five inches long.

The brown cones are egg-shaped, little more than an inch in length, the scales with loose edges.

At the hall-door the two men-servants met him; and Renshaw's large, egg-shaped countenance bore an expression almost paternal.

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