- Examples of usage:
- Although one of its corners had been, by some accident, destroyed, it could be seen that the original form was oblong. - "Selections From Poe" by J. Montgomery Gambrill
- The socket being inserted in the chuck, the loose square collar C, which has an oblong rectangular slot in it, is put in, passing over the squared part of the socket. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II" by Joshua Rose
- The lot was an oblong, nearly three times as long as it was wide. - "The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories" by Hale, Edward Everett
Word of the day
- abnormal, unnatural.