Definition of "v-shaped" []

  • Having a cross-profile in the form of the capital letter V; in physical geography, said of young valleys that have been eroded by normal stream-action.
  • Shaped like the letter V; like the two equal sides of an isosceles triangle; lambdoid
  • Having the shape of a letter V (adjective)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "v-shaped" in a sentence
  • "In just that you can see much of the reason for Asia's v-shaped recovery."
  • "The white v-shaped structures of hte voice box that help generate sound and protect the windpipe from inhalation injury."
  • "The Sidewinders took a v-shaped formation as they approached the Nixk."