|1.||[ noun ] any spatial attribute (especially as defined by outline)|
|Synonyms:||shape form contour configuration|
"he could barely make out their shapes through the smoke"
|Related terms:||spatial_property topography convexity lobularity narrowing dullness concavity angularity stratification curvature straightness roundness sharpness crookedness contour straight crooked|
|2.||[ noun ] a symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a thing|
|3.||[ noun ] acting according to certain accepted standards|
|Synonyms:||conformity compliance abidance|
|Related terms:||disobedience nonconformity cooperation line keeping honoring formality comply|