incurve

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in·curve

 (ĭn-kûrv′, ĭn′kûrv′)
tr. & intr.v. in·curved, in·curv·ing, in·curves
To cause to bend or to bend into an inward curve.
n. (ĭn′kûrv′)
An inward curve.

[Middle English incurven, to twist, distort, from Latin incurvāre, to curve in, be crooked : in-, in; see in-2 + curvus, curve; see curve.]

incurve

(ɪnˈkɜːv)
vb
formal to (cause to) curve inwards
n
1. (Baseball) baseball a ball pitched in such a way that it curves slightly across the front of the pitcher
2. (Baseball) baseball the course or curving of such a ball

in•cur•vate

(ˈɪn kɜrˌveɪt, ɪnˈkɜr veɪt)

v.t. -vat•ed, -vat•ing.
to cause to curve inward; bend.
[1570–80; < Latin incurvātus, past participle of incurvāre to bend in, curve]
in•cur′va•ture (-və tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər) in`cur•va′tion, n.

incurve


Past participle: incurved
Gerund: incurving

Imperative
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Present
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he/she/it incurves
we incurve
you incurve
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Preterite
I incurved
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he/she/it incurved
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Present Continuous
I am incurving
you are incurving
he/she/it is incurving
we are incurving
you are incurving
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Present Perfect
I have incurved
you have incurved
he/she/it has incurved
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Past Continuous
I was incurving
you were incurving
he/she/it was incurving
we were incurving
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Past Perfect
I had incurved
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Future
I will incurve
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Future Perfect
I will have incurved
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Future Continuous
I will be incurving
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been incurving
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been incurving
you will have been incurving
he/she/it will have been incurving
we will have been incurving
you will have been incurving
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been incurving
you had been incurving
he/she/it had been incurving
we had been incurving
you had been incurving
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Conditional
I would incurve
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Past Conditional
I would have incurved
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Ce dernier se distingue par sa ligne unique, sublime par son ecran aux bords incurves.
La oo il fallait des murs interieurs, comme autour du petit theatre ou du Pays autour de Kunawarritji, les murs etaient incurves pour refleter la conception indigene de ce lieu comme le <<nombril du Pays>>.
High incurves, low outshoots, or slow teasers served at a shot-putting gait all looked the same to Grant.
Bronze medal for the best reserve exhibit in show and best vase of incurves and intermediate blooms to Mick Foster, of Rugby C.
Fortifications, banlieues confuses, cites fievreuses et touffues, Paysages de fumee, champ de flammes, landes fuligineuses, Gazons incurves, cereales drues, legumes verts, arbres divers et clairs, Et ca et la des gares joyeusement tintamarrantes, Tout trepide, tout vire et tournoie.
A corner planting has two parts: the incurve and the outcurves (Figure 9-17).
The incurve plant is usually the tallest plant in the bed.
Shorter plants can be placed in front of taller plants, and a statue or bench can be used instead of a plant at the incurve.