evolvent definition

  • noun:
    • The involute of a curve.
    • The involute of a curve. See involute, and evolute.
    • In geometry, a curve regarded as correlative to its evolute; an involute.
    • The involute of a curve.
    • The involute of a curve. See involute, and evolute.
    • In geometry, a curve thought to be correlative to its evolute; an involute.

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