Advertisement

Found 3 items, similar to Curve.

**English → Indonesian** (quick)
Definition: curve
belengkikan, belit, belok, belokan, bengkang, berbiku-biku, berkelok, enggokan, gelung, gelungan, kelok, liku, membelengkik, membentuk, mencembung, mencembungkan, tikungan

**English → English** (WordNet)
Definition: curve
curve
v 1: turn sharply; change direction abruptly; *“The car cut to the
left at the intersection”*; *“The motorbike veered to the
right”* [syn: swerve, sheer, trend, veer, slue,
slew, cut]
2: extend in curves and turns; *“The road winds around the lake”*
[syn: wind]
3: form an arch or curve; *“her back arches”*; *“her hips curve
nicely”* [syn: arch, arc]
4: bend or cause to bend; *“He crooked his index finger”*; *“the
road curved sharply”* [syn: crook]
5: form a curl, curve, or kink; *“the cigar smoke curled up at
the ceiling”* [syn: curl, kink]
curve
n 1: the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes [syn:
curved shape] [ant: straight line]
2: a line on a graph representing data
3: a baseball thrown with spin so that its path curves as it
approach the batter [syn: curve ball, breaking ball, bender]
4: the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface
[syn: curvature]
5: curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
[syn: bend]

**English → English** (gcide)
Definition: Curve
Curve *\Curve\*, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curved (k[^u]rvd); p. pr. &
vb. n. Curving.] [L. curvare., fr. curvus. See Curve, a.,
Curb.]
To bend; to crook; as, to curve a line; to curve a pipe; to
cause to swerve from a straight course; as, to curve a ball
in pitching it.
[1913 Webster]
Curve *\Curve\* (k[^u]rv), a. [L. curvus bent, curved. See
Cirb.]
Bent without angles; crooked; curved; as, a curve line; a
curve surface.
[1913 Webster]
Curve *\Curve\*, n. [See Curve, a., Cirb.]
1. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure;
as, a curve in a railway or canal.
[1913 Webster]
2. (Geom.) A line described according to some low, and having
no finite portion of it a straight line.
[1913 Webster]
Axis of a curve. See under Axis.
Curve of quickest descent. See Brachystochrone.
Curve tracing (Math.), the process of determining the
shape, location, singular points, and other peculiarities
of a curve from its equation.
Plane curve (Geom.), a curve such that when a plane passes
through three points of the curve, it passes through all
the other points of the curve. Any other curve is called a
curve of double curvature, or a twisted curve.
[1913 Webster]
Curve *\Curve\*, v. i.
To bend or turn gradually from a given direction; as, the
road curves to the right.
[1913 Webster]

Advertisement

Cari kata di:

Custom Search