What does the word oval mean?

Usage examples for oval

  1. She had never recognised the grace of her slender figure, the uncommon beauty of her pale oval face- other types had appealed more, other colouring attracted. – The Shadow of the East by E. M. Hull
  2. But Brent took this in at a glance; his attention was more particularly concentrated on the girl's face- a delicate oval, framed in a mass of dark hair. – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  3. Seeds two to five, oval. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick