adjective Also el·lip·tic.
Origin of elliptical
Examples from the Web for elliptical
Contemporary Examples of elliptical
“I would go with yoga, light weight training or some elliptical,” he says.5 Hangover Cures to Save You After a Few Too Many
December 19, 2014
My wife, at least, enjoys watching me flail about on our elliptical.23andMe and Me: Why Policymakers Should Set the Genetic Testing Company Free
Charles C. Johnson
February 4, 2014
The same goes for the elliptical machine hunger strike, which also comes off as tonally deficient, to say the least.
The detainees then stage a five-day hunger strike, demanding an elliptical machine for the prison yard (which is granted).
Perhaps using a variety of workouts—maybe one day of elliptical, another day riding a bike, and then a run?The Behavioral Economics of Your New Year’s Resolutions
January 5, 2014
Historical Examples of elliptical
Struts (also of spruce, as is all the framework) are elliptical in shape.Flying Machines
W.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell
Upon these arches is raised what has been called an elliptical dome.Byzantine Churches in Constantinople
Alexander Van Millingen
The spores are elliptical, pale-ochraceous, sub-transparent, 10–126–7.
The spores are elliptical, 126., and black, falling away in drops.
The spores are ochraceous-brown, oblong or elliptical, 8–104–5.
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