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gibbose


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gibbose  \Gib*bose"\,  a.  [L.  gibbosus,  fr  gibbus,  gibba,  hunch, 
  hump.  Cf  {Gibbous}.] 
  Humped;  protuberant;  --  said  of  a  surface  which  presents  one 
  or  more  large  elevations.  --Brande  &  C. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gibbose 
  adj  :  (used  of  the  moon)  more  than  half  full  [syn:  {gibbous}] 




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