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elliptical

variants: or elliptic

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2 having the shape of an egg
  • The villa's marble pool is surrounded by an elliptic arrangement of ancient Greek statuary.
Synonyms of elliptical

oval, ovate, ovoid (also ovoidal)

3 marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning
  • His elliptical replies can seem rude to some people, but that's just his way.
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