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On the contrary, there is an irresistible impulse among the boys of suburban Minneapolis to put our gym shoes of varying stripe and quality through a prolate spheroid.
The Earth is not a perfect sphere, but an oblate spheroid flattened at the poles.
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Definition of spheroid for English Language Learners
: an object that is somewhat round but not perfectly round
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