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    round vs. rounded

    barrel-chested • adj. having a large rounded chest.
    Hello! What is the difference between " round" and " rounded"? Can I replace " rounded" with round in the quote above? If not, why? Thanks!


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    Re: round vs. rounded

    "Rounded" means that it is curved, whereas "round" means it is circular.

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    Re: round vs. rounded

    Thanks for helping me out again and again. I understood.

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