oviform

[ oh-vuh-fawrm ]SEE DEFINITION OF oviform
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(b) An oviform beaker-shaped Vase decorated with prunus blossom and branches, similar to the above in colour.

Oviform and hollowed out at the base without posterior angles.

The vase itself was very lovely; it was oviform with a graceful, flaring neck.

WORD ORIGIN

"egg-shaped," 1680s, from ovi-, comb. form of Latin ovus "egg" (see ovum) + forma (see form (n.)).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR OVIFORM

oval

adjectivelong and rounded in shape
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