Part of speech:
The definition of cryptic is defined as something with unclear or hidden meaning, or a secret.
Resembling an egg in shape.
The definition of terse is language that is brief and to the point.
Far from centers of human population:
Not complete; not filled up; not finished; not having all its parts, or not having them all adjusted; imperfect; defective.
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
Expressing much in few words; clear and succinct.
(Botany) Shaped like an egg and flat, with the broad end toward the base:
Marked by deliberate obscurity of style or expression.
rounded like an egg
Having the distance between the poles longer than the equatorial diameter:
Find another word for elliptical. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for elliptical, like: ovoid, egg-shaped, cryptic, oval, terse, obscure, incomplete, oblong, short, abridged and concise.