corrugation

[ kawr-uh-gey-shuh n, kor- ]SEE DEFINITION OF corrugation

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Nor can I imagine now what I may have meant by the "corrugation" on a dish.

It must be freely lubricated by ways leading to each collar or corrugation, and so situated that it is accessible for examination.

He perspired violently; the whole of his scalp twitched with the corrugation of his brows.

During this energetic action the whole fabric is kept in a state of corrugation, and to such extent is rigid.

Small cooking bowl, remarkable for corrugation representing the rising of the boiling waters of a flood.

Then the roof, with a nail in every corrugation, in the concaves instead of the convexes, and the mansion wanted but a floor.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from Latin *corrugationem, noun of action from past participle stem of corrugare (see corrugate).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CORRUGATION

crease

nounfold, wrinkle
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