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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)
Translations of “curvature”
in Spanish curvatura…
in Vietnamese độ cong…
in Malaysian kelengkungan…
in Thai ความโค้ง…
in French courbure…
in German die Krümmung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弯曲, 曲率,曲度…
in Indonesian lengkungan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 彎曲, 曲率,曲度…
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