Definition of 'elliptical'

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Synonyms of "elliptical"
Synonyms of "elliptical"
French Translation of "elliptical"
French Translation of "elliptical"
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Example sentences containing 'elliptical'

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The short story as a form thrives on a more elliptical and lighter style. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)Many planets have highly elliptical orbits that would cause huge temperature variations. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He says that they'make the body work harder than any elliptical trainer or weights machine. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An elliptical trainer combines the movements of the stair climber, treadmill and exercise bike into one. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In fact the eccentricity of the earth's elliptical orbit has only a minor effect on the seasons. Fisher, David E. Fire and Ice - the Greenhouse Effect, Ozone Depletion, and Nuclear Winter (1990)They take into account the speed of light, the weirdness of elliptical orbits and the fact that planets spin. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The effect was caused by it sweeping along the lowest point of elliptical orbit around the Earth as it was in its full phase. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is because the Earth has a slightly elliptical orbit around the Sun. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This discrepancy is because of the elliptical orbit of the Earth around the Sun. Times, Sunday Times (2013)With its big elliptical wings, and that beautiful soundtrack, it was dashing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Also down here is a mirrored gym, with an elliptical cross trainer, weights and a reinforced floor. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

Synonyms of 'elliptical'

oval, egg-shaped, ovoid, ovate

Trends of 'elliptical'

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