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"oval" in British English

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ovaladjective

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 ​face
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oval
noun [C] uk   us  
Her ​eyes were ​large ovals.
(Definition of oval from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"oval" in American English

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ovaladjective

 us   /ˈoʊ·vəl/
shaped like a ​circle that is ​flattened with two ​long, ​straightsides and round ​ends, or ​shaped like an ​egg: an oval ​table
oval
noun [C]  us   /ˈoʊ·vəl/
The ​sculptorcreatedpatterns of ​cylinders, ​cones, and ovals.
(Definition of oval from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “oval”
in Korean 계란형의…
in Arabic بَيْضَوي…
in Malaysian bujur…
in French ovale…
in Russian овальный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橢圓形的, 卵形的…
in Italian ovale…
in Turkish oval, yumurta şeklinde…
in Polish owalny…
in Spanish oval, ovalado…
in Vietnamese có hình bầu dục…
in Portuguese oval…
in Thai ซึ่งเป็นรูปไข่…
in German oval…
in Catalan ovalat…
in Japanese 卵形の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 椭圆形的, 卵形的…
in Indonesian bujur telur…
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