Meaning of CURVATURE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈkə:vətʃə ]

n. 1 the act or state of curving. 2 a curved form. 3 Geom. a the deviation of a curve from a straight line, or of a curved surface from a plane. b the quantity expressing this. [OF f. L curvatura (as CURVE)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.