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Entry Word: round
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having every part of the surface the same distance from the center <round golf balls> <the earth is not perfectly round>
Synonyms global, spherical
Related Words annular, circular, disklike (or disclike), ringlike; curved, looped, spiral; balled, rotund, rounded, roundish; elliptic (or elliptical), oval, ovate, ovoid
2 having an excess of body fat <a round little grandmother who was a natural to play Mrs. Claus> -- see FAT 1
3 marked by conspicuously full and rich sounds or tones <an organ with a beautifully round sound> -- see RESONANT
4 being neither more nor less than a certain amount, number, or extent <a round dozen eggs> -- see EVEN 1