Meaning of “curvature” in the English Dictionary

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"curvature" in British English

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curvaturenoun [ U or C ]

uk /ˈkɜː.və.tʃər/ us /ˈkɝː.və.tʃɚ/

the state of being curved or bent:

the curvature of the earth's surface
a pronounced curvature of the spine

(Definition of “curvature” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"curvature" in American English

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curvaturenoun [ U ]

us /ˈkɜr·və·tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər/

the state of being curved or bent, or the way in which something curves:

the curvature of the earth

(Definition of “curvature” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)