center of curvature

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: of curvature - the center of the circle of curvature
midpoint, centre, center - a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
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The bisector of the angle [alpha] subtended by the knuckle at its center of curvature is drawn.
MARYLAND (CyHAN)- The Center of Curvature Optical Assembly, or COCOA is a piece of equipment that will measure the accuracy of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope's primary mirror, to ensure the mirrors are perfectly shaped and will work in the frosty environment of space.

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