Definition of Oblongly

1. adv. In an oblong form.



Definition of Oblongly

1. Adverb. In an oblong orientation. ¹

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Definition of Oblongly

1. in an oblong manner [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oblongly

oblivious transfer
obliviously
obliviousness
obliviousnesses
obliviscence
oblong
oblong fovea of arytenoid cartilage
oblong leaf
oblong number
oblong pit of arytenoid cartilage
oblong woodsia
oblongata
oblongatal
oblongatas
oblongish
oblongly (current term)
oblongness
oblongs
oblongum
obloquial
obloquies
obloquious
obloquoy
obloquy
obluctation
obluctations
oblyrate
obmutescence
obmutescent
obnoctious

Literary usage of Oblongly

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1. The British Flower Garden: Containing Coloured Figures and Descriptions of ...by Robert Sweet by Robert Sweet (1838)
"Vexillum oblongly cuneate, slightly retuse at the end, keeled at the back, and channelled on the ... Wings oblongly linear, obtuse, with a very slender ..."

2. Cistinae: The Natural Order of Cistus, Or Rock-rose; Illustrated by Coloured by Robert Sweet (1830)
"Stem herbaceous? twisted at the base : branches slender, ascending, somewhat forked, clothed with patches of ash-coloured wool ; leaves oblongly linear, ..."

3. The British Flower Garden, (series the Second): Containing Coloured Figures by Robert Sweet (1833)
"... oblongly-oval, nearly entire, or with a blunt notch or 2 on each side : those higher up the stem oblongly-oval, tapering both to the base and point, ..."

4. A new pronouncing dictionary of the Spanish and English languages by Mariano Velázquez de la Cadena, Edward Gray, Juan L. Iribas (1902)
"Oblongo, mas largo que anc.ho.—s. Rectángulo que tiene los lados contiguos desiguales. oblongly [eb'-leng-li], adv. En figura oblonga. ..."

5. American Druggist (1888)
"... better to use the point of a pen-knife, which causes the little holes to be oblongly triangular. The holes should be pricked both vertically, ..."

6. A Dictionary of the Holy Bible by John Brown (1816)
"In tue middle of the outer court, but nearer to the west end, there was a court for the priests and stretching oblongly, from west to east, ..."

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