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tr. & intr.v. re·curved, re·curv·ing, re·curves
To curve (something) backward or downward or become curved backward or downward.
[Latin recurvāre : re-, re- + curvāre, to curve (from curvus, curve; see curve).]
re′cur·va′tion (rē′kûr-vā′shən) n.
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|Adj.||1.||recurved - curved backward or inward|
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