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Rounded

Refers to forms that may be spherical, globular, shaped like a ball, or circular in cross section.
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Lukacs frequently makes reference to the comforts of the world's lost roundedness that seems to have become a jagged edge in modernity.
A very similar construal is found in two congenitally blind subjects (CBG)--one person feels the wind moving the branches while she is playing with her dog in the middle of the forest, while the other says that he is standing on the pebbly shore of the lake and feels the roundedness and smoothness of the pebbles under his feet.
Since grammars describe and show Mari vowels as either rounded or unrounded, it is important to establish the criteria for roundedness, while at the same time determining the acoustic parameters related to this feature, in this case in SMM.
In this temporal roundedness or completeness, Islam furnishes the believer with what the modern agnostic or atheist lacks: the assurance of truth but not just of any truth--a truth that is firmly rooted in a specific space and time.
I can't help noting the effeminate roundedness of the gentlemen and the pigeons and the inflated "bust" of the gentleman in figure 2 modeled on the Pouter pigeon in figure 1.
According to Watkins, the WAG is aiming to grow the number of apprenticeships available due to the "roundedness" of the scheme that allows people to address literacy and numeracy as well as workplace skills.
The sheen of the marble supplies the auratic luster that both men appreciated; but the "form" of the statue, its dimensionality or roundedness, is the sign of its depth of significance, and the source of its dignity.
Although these characters take us beyond the notion of "stock characters," into the realm of artistic "roundedness," there are several personages who may be said to play such a role.
There were no apparent changes in bristle tip roundedness of diameter after 5-year simulated use.
Educators and parents constantly reinforce the importance of good grades and social well roundedness. By junior or senior year, many students have intrinsically put forth planning efforts to select a college, complete applications, and take aptitude tests to satisfy entrance requirements.
One of my main decisions in coming here was they really do view people holistically and really do encourage well roundedness....