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Overview of adj prolate

The adj prolate has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. prolate, watermelon-shaped

(having the polar diameter greater than the equatorial diameter; "a prolate spheroid is generated by revolving an ellipse about its major axis")

2. egg-shaped, elliptic, elliptical, oval, oval-shaped, ovate, oviform, ovoid, prolate

(rounded like an egg)

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