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English definition of “oval”


adjective uk   /ˈəʊ.vəl/ us    /ˈoʊ-/
B2 shaped like a circle that is flattened so that it is like an egg or an ellipse: an oval mirror an oval faceGeometrical shapesSpherical, circular and annular objects
noun [C] uk   us  
Her eyes were large ovals.Geometrical shapesSpherical, circular and annular objects
(Definition of oval from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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