Circumflexion


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Cir`cum`flex´ion


n.1.The act of bending, or causing to assume a curved form.
2.A winding about; a turning; a circuity; a fold.
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I dissect my cousin's face, the slope of her brows, the circumflexion of her cheeks, the angle of her lips.