Meaning of CURVILINEAR in English



or cur·vi·lineal |kərvə+

Etymology: curvi- + linear or lineal

1. : consisting of or bounded by curved lines

a curvilinear angle

: following a curve

curvilinear motion

: represented by a curved line

2. : marked by flowing tracery and showing relationships to French flamboyant styles

curvilinear Gothic

3. : curvaceous

• curvilinearity “+ noun -es

• curvilinearly “+ adverb

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