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English adjective: incurvate

1. incurvate bent into or having an inward curve


Synonymsincurved


Similarcurved, curving


Antonymsstraight


English verb: incurvate

1. incurvate (motion) bend inwards


SamplesThe body incurvates a little at the back.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)bend, flex

2. incurvate (contact) cause to curve inward


SamplesGravity incurvates the rays.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)bend, deform, flex, turn, twist









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