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synonyms for tortuosity

  • asymmetry
  • sinuosity
  • sinuousness
  • tortuousness
  • unevenness
  • curvity
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How to use tortuosity in a sentence

We had twenty miles to go, "as the birds fly," but the tortuosity of the channels rendered our course fully a third longer.
AUDUBON AND HIS JOURNALS, VOL. 2MARIA R. AUDUBON
These changes give rise to marked tortuosity of the vessels.
ARTERIOSCLEROSIS AND HYPERTENSION:LOUIS MARSHALL WARFIELD
There is no tortuosity of thought to pardon or to forget; it is one unbroken interwoven strain of music, of imagery, of sentiment.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 71, NO. 437, MARCH 1852VARIOUS
I allude to the enormous, almost preternatural magnitude of the wild-grape vine, and its tortuosity.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, V. 27VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO TORTUOSITY

  • asymmetry
  • curvity
  • sinuosity
  • sinuousness
  • tortuosity
  • tortuousness
  • unevenness
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