## curve

7 dicționare găsite pentru curve
Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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priv. + dia` through + bai`nein to go.] (Physics)
Not giving out or receiving heat. -- Ad`i*a*bat`ic*al*ly,
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

Note: The adiabatic expansion of carbon dioxide from a
compressed container causes the temperature of the gas
to decrease rapidly below its freezing point, resulting
in the familiar carbon dioxide "snow" emitted by carbon
dioxide fire extinguishers.
[PJC.]

Adiabatic line or curve, a curve exhibiting the
variations of pressure and volume of a fluid when it
expands without either receiving or giving out heat.
--Rankine.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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Curve \Curve\ (k[^u]rv), a. [L. curvus bent, curved. See
Cirb.]
Bent without angles; crooked; curved; as, a curve line; a
curve surface.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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Curve \Curve\, n. [See Curve, a., Cirb.]
1. A bending without angles; that which is bent; a flexure;
as, a curve in a railway or canal.
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2. (Geom.) A line described according to some low, and having
no finite portion of it a straight line.
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Axis of a curve. See under Axis.

Curve of quickest descent. See Brachystochrone.

Curve tracing (Math.), the process of determining the
shape, location, singular points, and other peculiarities
of a curve from its equation.

Plane curve (Geom.), a curve such that when a plane passes
through three points of the curve, it passes through all
the other points of the curve. Any other curve is called a
curve of double curvature, or a twisted curve.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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Curve \Curve\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curved (k[^u]rvd); p. pr. &
vb. n. Curving.] [L. curvare., fr. curvus. See Curve, a.,
Curb.]
To bend; to crook; as, to curve a line; to curve a pipe; to
cause to swerve from a straight course; as, to curve a ball
in pitching it.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
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Curve \Curve\, v. i.
To bend or turn gradually from a given direction; as, the
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Din dicționarul WordNet (r) 2.0 :
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curve
n 1: the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes [syn:
curved shape] [ant: straight line]
2: a line on a graph representing data
3: a baseball thrown with spin so that its path curves as it
approach the batter [syn: curve ball, breaking ball, bender]
4: the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface
[syn: curvature]
5: curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
[syn: bend]
v 1: turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the
left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the
right" [syn: swerve, sheer, trend, veer, slue,
slew, cut]
2: extend in curves and turns; "The road winds around the lake"
[syn: wind]
3: form an arch or curve; "her back arches"; "her hips curve
nicely" [syn: arch, arc]
4: bend or cause to bend; "He crooked his index finger"; "the
5: form a curl, curve, or kink; "the cigar smoke curled up at
the ceiling" [syn: curl, kink]

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Din dicționarul Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
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198 Moby Thesaurus words for "curve":
aberrancy, aberration, arc, arch, artful dodge, artifice,
bag of tricks, bear off, bend, bend back, bias, blind, bluff,
bosey, bow, bowl, branch off, branching off, cast, catacaustic,
catch, catenary, caustic, change of pace, change the bearing,
change-up, chicanery, chouse, chuck, chunk, circle, circuit,
circuitousness, circumference, coil, compass, conchoid, corner,
crook, curl, curvation, curvature, curve-ball, declination,
decurve, deflect, depart from, departure, design, detour, deviance,
deviancy, deviate, deviation, device, deviousness, diacaustic,
diffract, diffuse, digress, digression, dirty deal, dirty trick,
discursion, disperse, distort, divagate, divagation, divaricate,
divarication, diverge, divergence, diversion, divert, dodge,
dogleg, dome, double, downcurve, drift, drifting, ellipse, embow,
errantry, excursion, excursus, exorbitation, fast deal, fastball,
feint, festoon, fetch, ficelle, flex, fling, flip, forward pass,
gambit, gimmick, googly, hairpin, heave, heel, hocus-pocus, hook,
hump, hunch, hurl, hyperbola, incurvate, incurvation, incurvature,
incurve, indirection, inflect, inflection, joker, juggle,
knuckleball, lateral, lateral pass, lituus, lob, loop, obliquity,
outcurve, parabola, pass, peg, pererration, pitch, ploy, pull, put,
rambling, recurve, reflect, reflex, refract, retroflex, rondure,
round, ruse, sag, scatter, scheme, screwball, scurvy trick, serve,
service, sheer, shift, shifting, shifting course, shifting path,
shot-put, shy, sinker, sinus, skew, slant, sleight,
sleight of hand, sleight-of-hand trick, slider, sling, spiral,
spitball, spitter, stratagem, straying, subterfuge, swag, sweep,
swerve, swerving, swinging, tack, throw, toss, tracery, trend,
trick, turn, turn aside, turning, twist, upcurve, variation, vary,
vault, veer, wandering, warp, wile, wind, yaw, zigzag
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