rondure

noun
ron·dure | \ˈrän-jər, -(ˌ)dyu̇r, -(ˌ)du̇r\

Definition of rondure 

2 : gracefully rounded curvature

First Known Use of rondure

circa 1600, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for rondure

French rondeur roundness, from Middle French, from rond round, from Old French reont, reund — more at round

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