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Synonyms for curve

Synonyms for curve

something bent

to swerve from a straight line

to have or cause to have a curved or sinuous form or surface

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a line on a graph representing data

a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter

the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface

curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc

turn sharply

extend in curves and turns

form an arch or curve

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bend or cause to bend

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form a curl, curve, or kink

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The size of this zone, corresponding to the reverse curve, varies depending on the number of additional alignment curves. (27) The primary function of this zone is to create the desired apical clearance to achieve best fit.
Caption: Figure 4a Alignment curve (AC) as depicted by fluorescein pattern and OCT; 4b Peripheral curve (PC) as depicted by fluorescein pattern and OCT
However, increasing the diameter may increase the sagittal height of the lens so take care when evaluating the fluorescein pattern as the alignment curves may also need to be adjusted.