Thesaurus / deformation

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Skill flattening.The other part of the body used most for deformation—the skull—is in strong contrast to the last-named custom.

And yet we have no way of knowing whether this deformation be real.

Its structures embrace nearly every known type of deformation.

But that is the only deformation of the body on which he relies.

A Problem in Modern EthicsJohn Addington Symonds

The arc also impresses the deformation on the current curve.

Cranial measurements are not distorted by cradling practice or other causes of deformation.

The two periods, therefore, were not parted by any deformation, either of mountain making or of continental uplift.

The Elements of GeologyWilliam Harmon Norton

Even where not subsequently disturbed by deformation, coal beds are not free from structural irregularity.

There is also a deformation of the foliage, much like the leaf-curl produced by over-feeding.

The greater the resistance a material offers to deformation the steeper or nearer the vertical axis will be the line.

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