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Definition of "needle-shaped" [needle-shaped]

  • Shaped like a needle; long and very slender, with one or both ends sharp; acicular: applied in botany to the leaves of the pine, fir, yew, and other coniferous trees.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "needle-shaped" in a sentence
  • "The machine's elegant, needle-shaped silhouette – 32 feet long, 42 inches high and 48 inches wide – somehow managed to contain four Chrysler V8s, each almost as powerful as a contemporary Formula One engine, and it was Bob who drove the car across the Bonneville salt flats to a record that stood for 26 years."
  • "Like a Las Vegas needle-shaped fountain, every bit that goes up comes down."
  • "Soaring above the city like a giant needle-shaped spacecraft, it really is a wonder of modern technology and design."
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