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Meaning of L-shaped in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF L-SHAPED

ˈɛlʃeɪpt play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF L-SHAPED

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L-Shaped is an adjective.
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WHAT DOES L-SHAPED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Glossary of shapes with metaphorical names

Many shapes have metaphorical names, i.e., their names are metaphors: these shapes are named after a most common object that has it. For example, "U-shape" is a shape that resembles the letter U, a bell-shaped curve has the shape of the vertical cross-section of a bell, etc. These terms may variously refer to objects, their cross sections or projections. Some of these names are "classical terms", i.e., words of Latin or Ancient Greek etymology. Others are English language constructs (although the base words may have non-English etymology). In some disciplines, where shapes of subjects in question are a very important consideration, the shape naming may be quite elaborate, see, e.g., the taxonomy of shapes of plant leaves in botany. ▪ AstroidBell-shaped curveBiconic shape, a shape in a way opposite to the hourglass: it is based on two oppositely oriented cones or truncated cones with their bases joined. The cones are not necessarily the same.

definitionDefinition of L-shaped in the English dictionary

The definition of L-shaped in the dictionary is having the shape of the letter L.

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE L-SHAPED

L-shaped
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Synonyms and antonyms of L-shaped in the English dictionary of synonyms

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WORDS RELATING TO «L-SHAPED»

L-shaped shaped bunk beds table desk ikea couch covers house plans shower ambush many shapes have metaphorical names their metaphors these named after most common object that example desks staples® items shop staples great tight office spaces corners computer walmart save mainstays with hutch multiple finishes side realspace magellan collection espresso houses your much more plenty drawer space supplies design wayfair enjoy shipping stuff even room imdb jane young french woman pregnant unmarried takes seedy london boarding which inhabited assortment misfits amazon belaire glass sleek from designs

Translation of «L-shaped» into 20 languages

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TRANSLATION OF L-SHAPED

Find out the translation of L-shaped to 20 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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The translations of L-shaped from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «L-shaped» in English.
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L形
1,325 millions of speakers
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es

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En forma de L
550 millions of speakers
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en

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L-shaped
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hi

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एल के आकार
380 millions of speakers
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ar

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-L على شكل
280 millions of speakers
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ru

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L- образный
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L - shaped
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fr

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En forme de L
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L- förmige
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ja

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L字型の
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ko

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L 자형
85 millions of speakers
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vi

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L- hình
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it

Translator English - Italian

A forma di L
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pl

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Kształcie litery L
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uk

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L -подібний
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ro

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În formă de L
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el

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L - σχήματος
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af

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L - vorm
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L- formad
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L- formet
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Trends of use of L-shaped

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «L-SHAPED»

The term «L-shaped» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.662 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about L-shaped

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «L-SHAPED»

Discover the use of L-shaped in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to L-shaped and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The L-Shaped Room
'Lynne Reid Banks' compassionate first novel examines the stigma of unmarried motherhood in pre-pill, pre-Abortion Act Britain.
autorLynne Reid Banks, 2004
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The L-Shaped Village: Book One: Art And The Artisans
Art Elfee is in his final year of school, and whilst trying to deal with the unexpected attentions of the prettiest girl in his year, he is also hiding a huge secret; one of his best friends is a sprite, who appeared from nowhere four years ...
autorLee J. H. Fomes, 2011
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Building Stairs
Building. an. L-Shaped. Stair. We set out to find a winder technique that would. BY LARRY HAUN Thirty-five years ago, orange blossoms scented the clear southern California air, streetcars hadn't yet surrendered to freeways, and the ...
autorFine Homebuilding, 2004
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Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
In a device of the class described, a window casing, a pair of L-shaped bars, one arm of each of said L-shaped bars being pivotally connected at its extremity to said casing, a hopper pivotally mounted upon the other arms of said L-shaped ...
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Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
member fitting within said tubular member, a projection [ members adjustably connected to said L-shaped members, I shaped members and said U-shaped member, and cush, , feeding instrumentalities between the evener device and of  ...
autorUnited States. Patent Office, 1907
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Courtyard Houses: A Housing Typology
A Housing Typology Günter Pfeifer (architect.), Günter Pfeifer, Per Brauneck. Two storeys East-west orientation The courtyard of this L-shaped structure is closed- off towards the exterior. As is typical for this type of house, entrance and access ...
autorGünter Pfeifer (architect.), Günter Pfeifer, Per Brauneck, 2008
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Computational Partial Differential Equations: Numerical ...
L-Shaped Beam. An elasticity problem involving an L-shaped domain is depicted in Figure 5. la. Let us explain how we can set up the input file for such a simulation. First we need to define the grid. The shape of the domain is simple enough to ...
autorHans Petter Langtangen, 2003
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Hp-Finite Element Methods for Singular Perturbations
2.5.1 The classical L-shaped domain The numerical experiments that we show in this section illustrate that the hp- FEM achieves robust exponential convergence for (1.2.11) on polygonal domains as well. Additionally, we show that the corner ...
autorJens M. Melenk, 2002
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Rearrange It!: Basic Interior Redesign Business Tutorial
... there are lamps placed on them, for access to electrical outlets. Basic. L- Shaped. Arrangement. A very typical arrangement, the L-shaped Arrangement is formed when one of the seating elements is shorter than the other. In this arrangement ...
autorBarbara Jean Jennings, 2008
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Jobenomics: A Plan For America: 20 Million New Jobs by 2020
However, if a W- or L-shaped recovery occurs, the resp outlook could be catastrophic, as calculated in Figure 76. Figure 76 shows the Presidents V- shaped recovery projections ($8.5), a W-shaped recovery where the cry stalls for three years ...
autorChuck Vollmer, 2010
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «L-SHAPED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term L-shaped is used in the context of the following news items.
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Advance historic page from November 16, 1980: Senior apartment …
The site for the complex in a five-story L-shaped building is a vacant, church-owned tract on Old Town Rd., adjacent to the Carmel Richmond ... «SILive.com, Jul 15»
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NOBAY Village Downtown Project Set To Add 20 More Units …
Under the revised plan, parking will be tucked inside the L-shaped property with housing and commercial properties abutting the four ... «The Ledger, Jul 15»
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Dining out: More patio spots - StarTribune.com
Resist the temptation to take a seat at the wide, L-shaped bar at Red Wagon Pizza and park it outside at owner Peter Campbell's roomy ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 15»
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Flagler Museum replaces aging driveway, updates drainage | www …
An L-shaped, 5-foot-deep trench is being dug at the northeast corner of the building, following the path of the driveway. It will be lined with a ... «Palm Beach Daily News, Jul 15»
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House pets can be true blessings - The Jackson Sun
He jumped onto the door and used his front paws to push the L-shaped handle down. That would have been spectacular if I could have taught ... «Jackson Sun, Jul 15»
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Four on the market in Dublin for around €1m - Independent.ie
The L-shaped kitchen is off the hallway. The garage has been converted into a games room. There are five bedrooms, three on the ground floor ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
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Things that go jump in the night | The Wichita Eagle The Wichita Eagle
Parking in the owner's drive way, all exited their pick-ups quietly, then followed a mowed both down to an L-shaped pond. Hackathorn and ... «Wichita Eagle, Jul 15»
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Penn State Brandywine dorm plans unveiled at Middletown …
He said the L-shaped, four-story residence hall would “step down” to three stories as the ground slopes downward. The two-story student union ... «Delco News Network, Jul 15»
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What you do with the auctioned outhouse is your business …
... union leaders on behalf of mine owners in Cripple Creek, built the general merchandise store in the town's L-shaped commercial district. «Steamboat Pilot & Today, Jul 15»
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How a 480 sq ft Hong Kong flat became a trendy urban home …
Bedroom Near the bedroom entrance is a work nook, with an L-shaped desk and overhead cabinets, all built by Leehar Home for a total of ... «South China Morning Post, Jul 15»
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