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inflexed

adjective in·flexed \ˈin-ˌflekst\

Definition of INFLEXED

:  bent or turned abruptly inward or downward or toward the axis <inflexed petals>

Origin of INFLEXED

Latin inflexus, past participle of inflectere
First Known Use: 1661

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