: having both sides convex
used of angles between curves

Word History


Late Latin amphicyrtos (from Greek amphikyrtos—from amphi- + kyrtos curved, bent—) + English -ic; akin to Greek korōnos curved

First Known Use

1910, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amphicyrtic was in 1910

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“Amphicyrtic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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