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curved

Syllabification: curved
Pronunciation: /kərvd
 
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Definition of curved in English:

adjective

Having the form of a curve; bent: birds with long curved bills
More example sentences
  • Its interior offers a complex expanse of soaring, curved steel beams.
  • On his return he painstakingly reproduced the Wyoming plains on the curved walls of the diorama.
  • The steering wheel chosen for the model is the flat curved spoke variety.

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