amphicyrtic

adjective am·phi·cyr·tic \¦amfə¦sərtik\

Definition of amphicyrtic

  1. :  having both sides convex —used of angles between curves

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Origin and Etymology of amphicyrtic

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


First Known Use: 1910


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