Meaning of CURVILINEAR in English

CURVILINEAR

— curvilinearity /kerr'veuh lin'ee ar"i tee/ , n. — curvilinearly , adv.

/kerr'veuh lin"ee euhr/ , adj.

1. consisting of or bounded by curved lines: a curvilinear figure.

2. forming or moving in a curved line.

3. formed or characterized by curved lines.

Also, curvilineal .

[ 1700-10; curv ( us ) CURVE + -I- + LINEAR ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .