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sinuate

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adjective sin·u·ate \ˈsin-yə-wət, -ˌwāt\

Definition of sinuate

  1. :  having the margin wavy with strong indentations <sinuate leaves>



Origin of sinuate

Latin sinuatus, past participle of sinuare to bend, from sinus curve


First Known Use: 1688

Rhymes with sinuate

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