incurve

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verb in·curve \(ˌ)in-ˈkərv, ˈin-ˌkərv\

Definition of incurve

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to bend so as to curve inward

Origin and Etymology of incurve

Latin incurvare, from in- + curvare to curve, from curvus curved — more at curve


First Known Use: 1610

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