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Definitions of "curved"

  • not straight; having or marked by curves. Opposite of straight. adjective
  • curved with the micropyle near the base almost touching its stalk; -- of a plant ovule. Opposite of orthotropous. adjective
  • Having a curve or curves. adjective
  • Simple past tense and past participle of curve. verb
  • having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend adjective

The word "curved" in example sentences

Words like bjúgaldin, a banana, which literally translates as curved fruit are examples of purisms that are laughed at, but what most people don't know is that in some Bantu languages in Africa the first element of the word banana means ‘curved'.. [languagehat.com: HIGH ICELANDIC.]

The August issue of Scientific American explains how it is possible to swim in curved space-time, and it seems that a tripodal creature, not totally dissimilar in motion to a toad swimming backwards, is ideal for this type of activity.. [Jean Toad and swimming in space-time]

The August issue of Scientific American explains how it is possible to swim in curved space-time, and it seems that a tripodal creature, not totally dissimilar in motion to a toad swimming backwards, is ideal for this type of activity.. [Archive 2009-07-01]

There's nothing grand about it, just a set of pillars carefully constructed in curved bricks holding up a roof of Collyweston slates with a ball and cross finial on top.. [Pillars of the Community]

Western Neon not only makes signs but also designs subtle interior lighting, using neon in curved ceiling recesses, for restaurants and other businesses.. [Signs of Our Times]

Research applying topology to Heisenberg's Uncertainty Relation in curved spaces.. [USATODAY.com - 2006 All-USA College Academic Third Team]

Western Neon not only makes signs but also designs subtle interior lighting, using neon in curved ceiling recesses, for restaurants and other businesses.. [Signs of Our Times]

We moved on to the under construction grand ballroom set with its twin curved staircases which surround a massive pipe organ (sound familiar?). [Boing Boing: April 27, 2003 - May 3, 2003 Archives]

In this game the ball is called a hockey, and it does not matter what you call the curved sticks.. [Healthful Sports for Boys]

On the dead face the handsome pair of gold pince-nez mocked death with grotesque elegance; the fine gold chain curved over the naked breast.. [Whose Body?]

When the black ships take thought of the sea and the winds are invoked, many are the dear gifts offered on the rocks to Priapus, and to thee, Leucothea of the clear hair; baskets of rye straw with ripe figs, and wine in curved sea shells.. [The Wood Carver's Wife]

-- In the hot dry season, and more especially in the northern portions of the island, the eye is attracted along the edges of the sandy roads by fragments of the dislocated rings of a huge species of millepede [1], lying in short curved tubes, the cavity admitting the tip of the little finger.. [Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon]

_ -- In the hot dry season, and in the northern portions of the island more especially, the eye is attracted along the edges of the sandy roads by fragments of the dislocated rings of a huge species of millipede, [1] lying in short, curved tubes, the cavity admitting the tip of the little finger.. [Ceylon; an Account of the Island Physical, Historical, and Topographical with Notices of Its Natural History, Antiquities and Productions, Volume 1 (of 2)]

Thus the common definition of a circle -- that it is a curved line, every point in which is equally distant from another point called the centre -- is faulty, from the fact that the determination indicated by the word curved is superfluous.. [The Critique of Pure Reason]

The English word grape appears to come from an Indo-European root meaning “curved” or “crooked,” probably referring to the curved blade of the knife used to harvest grape bunches, or to the shape of the bunch stem.. [On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen]

The English word grape appears to come from an Indo-European root meaning “curved” or “crooked,” probably referring to the curved blade of the knife used to harvest grape bunches, or to the shape of the bunch stem.. [On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen]

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