decurved

adjective
de·​curved | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈkərvd How to pronounce decurved (audio) \

Definition of decurved

: curved downward : bent down a decurved bill

First Known Use of decurved

1835, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for decurved

partial translation of Late Latin decurvatus, from Latin de- + curvatus curved

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“Decurved.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decurved. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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