Alternative terms for "Cup-shaped"
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cup-shaped
cup-shaped (current term)
cup and saucer
cup biopsy forceps
cup o' joe
cup of coffee
cup of joe
cup of palm
cup of tea
cup that cheers
Literary usage of Cup-shaped
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"17) are globular when young, but as they mature they open out into cup- shaped structures (Fig. 17), in the concave sur- FIG. 17. ..."
2. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1880)
"Male flower of a single stamen and a membranous tubular 4-lobed perianth within a small cup-shaped membranous spathe ; anther 4-celled, nearly sessile ..."
3. Text-book of Comparative Anatomy by Arnold Lang, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1891)
"D. Organs of Taste (cup-shaped Organs). There occur also certain sensory ... The lateral organs are most clearly distinguished from the cup-shaped organs by ..."
4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"It may be cup-shaped, saucer-shaped, annular, regular, or irregular; or it may be of separate glands, either simple or variously lobed. ..."
5. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"It has a four-toothed campanulate calyx ; a persistent globular cup-shaped corolla ; four exserted stamens, attached below the hypogynous disc, ..."