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Definition 1: the action of enfolding something - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for involution in the sense of this definition

(involution is a kind of ...) an action that changes the shape of something

Definition 2: the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for involution in the sense of this definition

(involution is a kind of ...) (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods

"the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation" "they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic"

Definition 3: the act of sharing in the activities of a group - [noun denoting act]

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

  • the teacher tried to increase his students' engagement in class activities

Synonyms for involution in the sense of this definition

(involution is a kind of ...) action taken by a group of people

(... is a kind of involution ) an engagement by contract involving financial obligation

"his business commitments took him to London"

(... is a kind of involution ) the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

"it occurs without human intervention"

(... is a kind of involution ) participation by all members of a group

Definition 4: marked by elaborately complex detail - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for involution in the sense of this definition

(involution is a kind of ...) the quality of being intricate and compounded

"he enjoyed the complexity of modern computers"

Definition 5: a long and intricate and complicated grammatical construction - [noun denoting communication]

(involution is a kind of ...) a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit

"I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner"

Definition 6: reduction in size of an organ or part (as in the return of the uterus to normal size after childbirth) - [noun denoting process]

(involution is a kind of ...) a process occurring in living organisms

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