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Definitions of CURVATURE
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the rate of change (at a point) of the angle between a curve and a tangent to the curve
(medicine) a curving or bending; often abnormal; "curvature of the spine"
By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
The act of curving, or the state of being bent or curved; a curving or bending, normal or abnormal, as of a line or surface from a rectilinear direction; a bend; a curve.
The amount of degree of bending of a mathematical curve, or the tendency at any point to depart from a tangent drawn to the curve at that point.
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
The condition of a line or surface, which approximates more or less to the form of an arc; as the curvatures of the spine, duodenum, stomach, &c. Accidental curvatures of bones are the effect of rickets, or Mollities ossium.
By Robley Dunglison
By Thomas Sheridan
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