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curve
kɜrv
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter.
  2. Curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.).
  3. The property possessed by the curving of a line or surface.
  4. A line on a graph representing data.
  5. The trace of a point whose direction of motion changes.
(动) As a verb
  1. Form a curl, curve, or kink.
  2. Turn sharply; change direction abruptly.
  3. Bend or cause to bend.
  4. Form an arch or curve.
  5. Extend in curves and turns.
Hyphenationcurve
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
Matching Results
曲线qūxiàncurve; curved line; indirect; in a roundabout way
弯曲wānqūto bend; to curve around; curved; crooked; to wind; to warp
wānto bend; bent; a bend; a turn (in the road etc)
弧形húxíngcurve; arc; arch
huíto curve; to return; to revolve
弧度húdùradian; arc; curve; curvature
弯子wānzibend; turn; curve
弯角wānjiǎocorner; bend; curve
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