Definition of S-shaped

1. Adjective. Shaped in the form of the letter S.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of S-shaped

s'ok
s'pose
s'posed
s'poses
s'posing
s**theads
s-
s-adenosylhomocysteine
s-adenosylmethionine
s-band
s-cis
s-cone
s-mobile
s-process
s-shaped (current term)
s-trans
s.ap.
s.l.a.n.
s.o.
s.p.
s.p.s.
s.t.p.
s.v.
s/
s/b
s/he
s/o
s/p

Literary usage of S-shaped

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1900)
"... solitary, s-shaped, much enlarged above the ovary, greenish. E. states. —Occasionally cult. Roots used in medicine. Reputed remedy for snake bites. ..."

2. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Modified from Edinger. and giving rise to the hippocampal region or cornu Ammonis, with the gyrus hippocampi, whose section is s-shaped, and the gyrus un- ..."

3. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Modified from Edinger. and giving rise to the hippocampal region or cornu Ammonis, with the gyrus hippocampi, whose section is s-shaped, and the gyrus un- ..."

4. Pictorial Composition in Photography by Arthur Hammond (1920)
"... —The Rectangle —The S-Shaped Curve— The Figure 8 —The Hands in Portraiture — The Placing of the Head in the Picture Space — Groups—The Background. ..."

5. The Hudson-Fulton Celebration: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held in the by Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner, Henry Watson Kent, Florence Nightingale Levy (1909)
"Moulded base; flat lid with serrated lip, double spiral purchase; s-shaped handle with rat-tail, cherub head on whistle end. Engr.: PES, on bottom. ..."

6. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"105 (106) Subterminal claw of furca decidedly s-shaped (Fig. ... 106 (105) Subterminal claw not s-shaped (Fig. 1297 c) 107 107 Shell with dorsal and ventral ..."

7. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1896)
"About a foot will generally be found sufficient An s-shaped piece of ... The s-shaped piece of glass tubing below the junction of the tubes coining from the ..."

8. The Hudson-Fulton Celebration: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held in the by Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner, Henry Watson Kent, Florence Nightingale Levy (1909)
"Moulded base; flat lid with serrated lip, double spiral purchase; s-shaped handle with rat-tail, cherub head on whistle end. Engr.: PES, on bottom. ..."

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