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Synonyms and Antonyms for spindle-shaped

1. spindle-shaped (adj.)

tapering at each end

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2. shaped (adj.)

shaped to fit by or as if by altering the contours of a pliable mass (as by work or effort)

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3. spindle (n.)

a piece of wood that has been turned on a lathe; used as a baluster, chair leg, etc.

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4. spindle (n.)

any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts

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5. spindle (n.)

any holding device consisting of a rigid, sharp-pointed object

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6. spindle (n.)

(biology) tiny fibers that are seen in cell division; the fibers radiate from two poles and meet at the equator in the middle

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7. spindle (n.)

a stick or pin used to twist the yarn in spinning

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8. shaped (adj.)

having the shape of

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9. wedge-shaped (adj.)

(of a leaf shape) narrowly triangular, wider at the apex and tapering toward the base

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10. spindle-shanked (adj.)

having long slender legs

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