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used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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an elongated shape — typically of a stretched circle that is longer than an oval, but occasionally used to describe a rectangle
  • It was a long time before she opened her eyes, and then she was startled by both the darkness and the beauty all around: a small oblong of light, reflected off the glass doorknob, quivering on the wall.
    p. 52.3

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