oval: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ō'vul), [key]
- having the general form, shape, or outline of an egg; egg-shaped.
- ellipsoidal or elliptical.
- an object of oval shape.
- a body or plane figure that is oval in shape or outline.
- an elliptical field or a field on which an elliptical track is laid out, as for athletic contests.
- a football.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.