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  • as inmaze
  • as intwist

synonyms for torsion

  • bewilderment
  • convolution
  • entanglement
  • hodgepodge
  • imbroglio
  • intricacy
  • jungle
  • knot
  • meander
  • mesh
  • miscellany
  • morass
  • muddle
  • network
  • perplexity
  • puzzle
  • quandary
  • skein
  • snarl
  • tangle
  • twist
  • uncertainty
  • web
  • winding
  • meandering
  • curve
  • flourish
  • arc
  • bend
  • braid
  • coil
  • convolution
  • curlicue
  • hank
  • helix
  • jerk
  • meander
  • plug
  • ply
  • pull
  • roll
  • spiral
  • swivel
  • turn
  • twine
  • undulation
  • warp
  • wind
  • wrench
  • yank
  • zigzag

antonyms for torsion

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  • certainty
  • line
  • order
  • organization
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How to use torsion in a sentence

“This simple observation — that torsion points on the elliptic curve are the same as finite orbit points for a certain dynamical system — is what we use in our paper over and over and over again,” said DeMarco.
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So, to put a bound on the Manin-Mumford conjecture, all the authors had to do was count the number of intersections between those torsion points.
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The Jacobians also have torsion points, just like elliptic curves, which circle back on themselves under repeated internal addition.
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The new work focuses on the torsion points of those elliptic curves.
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The two elliptic curves and their torsion points could not be immediately compared because they do not necessarily overlap.
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They are a direct analog of torsion points on elliptic curves.
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The torsion points are sprinkled on the surfaces of the elliptic curves, but the two curves might have very different shapes.
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Coulomb was the maker of the first instrument for measuring a current, which was known as the torsion balance.
STEAM STEEL AND ELECTRICITYJAMES W. STEELE
Penaud's machine, relying only on india rubber under torsion, flies for some fifty yards.
THE MARK OF CAINANDREW LANG
On the other hand, the law of torsion could hardly be quite so simple, at all events, to the second order of approximations.
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
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WORDS RELATED TO TORSION

  • bewilderment
  • convolution
  • entanglement
  • hodgepodge
  • imbroglio
  • intricacy
  • jungle
  • knot
  • meander
  • meandering
  • mesh
  • miscellany
  • morass
  • muddle
  • network
  • perplexity
  • puzzle
  • quandary
  • skein
  • snarl
  • tangle
  • torsion
  • twist
  • uncertainty
  • web
  • winding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.