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configuration
at outline or contour; an arrangement or relationship of parts in a pattern
rotundity
roundness or plumpness
crescent
shaped like the moon druing its first or last quarter
convolution
a twisting, coiling, or winding; a complication or intricacy of form.
wry
twisted, crooked, distroted, grimly humorous
awry
crooked, not straight, wrong, amiss
Athwart
across, crosswide, or in opposition to
transverse
lying across or situated crosswise
abut
to touch or border upon
access
a way or means of apporoach or admittance; freedom or permission to approach or enter
contiguity
nearness, contact or close proximity
periphery
an outside boundary, or outer surface, or surrounding region
environ
to surround, enclose or encircle
girt
encircled or surrounded
beset
to attack from all sides, or to hem in or surround
bestride
to sit, stand, or ride with one leg on each side.
interstice
a chink, crervice, or a small or narrow space between closely set things or parts.
orifice
a mouthlike opening
rift
a split, crack, or separation
schism
split or division of one group into two discordant groups
ubiquitous
preset or existing everywhere
nether
lower or under, or lying beneath the surface of the earth
seclude
to isolate, shut away, or place in solitude.