Ob·long a. Having greater length than breadth, esp. when rectangular.
Ob·long, n. A rectangular figure longer than it is broad; hence, any figure longer than it is broad.
The best figure of a garden I esteem an oblong upon a descent. --Sir W. Temple.
adj 1: of a leaf shape; having a somewhat elongated form with
approximately parallel sides
2: deviating from a square or circle or sphere by being
elongated in one direction
n : a plane figure that deviates from a square or circle due to