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Definitions and Synonyms of incurvate | Another word for incurvate | What is incurvate?

Definition 1: cause to curve inward - [verb of contact]

Samples where incurvate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • gravity incurvates the rays

(incurvate is a kind of ...) cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form

"bend the rod" "twist the dough into a braid" "the strong man could turn an iron bar"

Definition 2: bend inwards - [verb of motion]

Samples where incurvate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The body incurvates a little at the back

(incurvate is a kind of ...) form a curve

"The stick does not bend"

Definition 3: bent into or having an inward curve - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for incurvate in the sense of this definition

(incurvate is similar to ...) having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend

"the curved tusks of a walrus" "his curved lips suggested a smile but his eyes were hard"

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