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synonyms for recurves

  • bend
  • loop
  • arch
  • bow
  • coil
  • convolute
  • crook
  • curl
  • curve
  • form
  • mold
  • perfect
  • polish
  • recurve
  • refine
  • shape
  • sleek
  • slick
  • smooth
  • whorl

antonyms for recurves

MOST RELEVANT
  • destroy
  • neglect
  • roughen
  • ruin
  • straighten
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How to use recurves in a sentence

Over the lower portion of the shell the edge of the mantle recurves.
THE SEA-BEACH AT EBB-TIDEAUGUSTA FOOTE ARNOLD
Recurrent vein: in Hemerobiidae, the first branch of the subcosta when it recurves toward the base of the wing.
EXPLANATION OF TERMS USED IN ENTOMOLOGYJOHN. B. SMITH
Upon closer inspection, however, it will be noticed that there are no delta formations other than on the recurves.
THE SCIENCE OF FINGERPRINTSFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
It is not a double loop because all of the recurves of the loop on the right are spoiled by appendages.
THE SCIENCE OF FINGERPRINTSFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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