Meaning of CURVILINEAR in English

CURVILINEAR

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌkər-və-ˈli-nē-ər ]

adjective

Etymology: Latin curvus + linea line

Date: 1696

1. : consisting of or bounded by curved lines : represented by a curved line

2. : marked by flowing tracery

curvilinear Gothic

• cur·vi·lin·ear·i·ty -ˌli-nē-ˈer-ə-tē, -ˈa-rə- noun

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.