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English definition of “bend”

bend

noun (CURVE)    /bend/
B2 [C] a curved part of something: There's a bend in the pipe so you can't see from one end to the other. The car came round the bend on the wrong side of the road .Bends, loops and curves [U] the curve in which a ball moves when it has been kicked in a particular way: Good players can put bend on the ball .
(Definition of bend noun (CURVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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