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tr.v. in·cur·vat·ed, in·cur·vat·ing, in·cur·vates
To cause to bend into an inward curve.
in·cur′va·ture′ (-və-cho͝or′, -chər) n.
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|Noun||1.||incurvation - a shape that curves or bends inward|
solid - a three-dimensional shape
dome - a concave shape whose distinguishing characteristic is that the concavity faces downward
imprint, impression, depression - a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
cup - any cup-shaped concavity; "bees filled the waxen cups with honey"; "he wore a jock strap with a metal cup"; "the cup of her bra"
|2.||incurvation - the action of creating a curved shape|
bending - the act of bending something
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