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synonyms for horseshoe

  • arc
  • arch
  • contour
  • loop
  • trajectory
  • ambit
  • bend
  • bight
  • bow
  • camber
  • catenary
  • chord
  • circle
  • circuit
  • circumference
  • compass
  • concavity
  • crook
  • curlicue
  • curvature
  • ellipse
  • festoon
  • flexure
  • hairpin
  • half-moon
  • helix
  • hyperbola
  • incurvation
  • incurvature
  • meniscus
  • ogee
  • parabola
  • quirk
  • round
  • sinuosity
  • sweep
  • swerve
  • turn
  • vault
  • whorl
  • curvation
  • rondure
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How to use horseshoe in a sentence

Smaller celts were fashioned from pieces of swords, horseshoes, and even metal barrel hoops.
CENTURIES-OLD TOOLS REVEAL HOW THE CHIKASHA PEOPLE FOUGHT OFF CONQUISTADORSSARA CHODOSHJULY 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Then they overlaid that data with the habitat of horseshoe bats in Asia and Europe.
WHERE COULD THE NEXT CORONAVIRUS JUMP TO HUMANS? NEW RESEARCH OFFERS CLUES.BENJI JONESMAY 31, 2021VOX
By combining data on horseshoe bat habitats, land-use change, human population density, and other factors known to increase the risk of spillover, the researchers produced a map of “hot spots” in Asia and Europe where the risk is highest.
WHERE COULD THE NEXT CORONAVIRUS JUMP TO HUMANS? NEW RESEARCH OFFERS CLUES.BENJI JONESMAY 31, 2021VOX
First, they discovered that SARS-like viruses make their natural home in horseshoe bats.
NO ONE CAN FIND THE ANIMAL THAT GAVE PEOPLE COVID-19ANTONIO REGALADOMARCH 26, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
While camped at the water’s edge of West Chickenbone Lake, a horseshoe-shaped inland tarn, I heard a splash.
ISLE ROYALE NATIONAL PARK IS AS WILD AS IT GETSEMILY PENNINGTONMARCH 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Making horseshoes isn’t as profitable as, say, investment banking, so the Wolfe family spent most of their vacations in the nearby mountains.
CAN A HUNTER OUTRUN AN ANTELOPE? THIS ULTRA-MARATHONER IS FINDING OUT.BY CHRISTINE PETERSON/OUTDOOR LIFENOVEMBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
That long period hints that more bat viruses with the potential to infect humans are circulating in horseshoe bats.
CLOSE RELATIVES OF THE CORONAVIRUS MAY HAVE BEEN IN BATS FOR DECADESERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJULY 28, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
On three sides the surrounding ground rose steeply, forming an irregular horseshoe mound that opened to the west.
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Up and up went the trail, twisting back and forth in long horseshoe curves.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
It is vaulted in stone, and the plain horseshoe arches at the end without any ribs (see illustration), are worthy of notice.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: A SHORT ACCOUNT OF ROMSEY ABBEYTHOMAS PERKINS
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