Having greater length than breadth, esp. when rectangular.
A rectangular figure longer than it is broad; hence, any figure longer than it is broad.
oval ( q.v.) with parallel sides
A particular shape. A container which has a rectangular cross section perpendicular to the major axis.
In binding, a booklet bound on the short dimension.
A term used to describe printed books, catalogs etc., that are bound on their shorter side; also referred to as album bound.
In binding, a book bound on the shorter dimension. to top