involute definition

  • adjective:
    • Intricate; complex.
    • Botany Having the margins rolled inward.
    • Botany Having whorls that obscure the axis or other volutions, given that shell of a cowrie.
    • hard to realize; complicated.
    • Having the edges rolled because of the adaxial part outward.
    • Having a complex pattern of coils.
    • Turned inward within margin, such as the exterior lip associated with the Cyprea.
    • Rolled inward spirally.
    • Rolled inward from the edges; -- said of leaves in vernation, or of the petals of flowers in ├Žstivation.
    • Turned inward on margin, because the external lip for the Cyprea.
    • Rolled inwards spirally.
    • (of some shells) closely coiled so your axis is obscured
    • particularly of petals or leaves in bud; having margins rolled inwards
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To curl inward.
    • to go back to an ordinary or former problem.
  • noun:
    • The curve tracked by a place on a tight, inextensible sequence since it unwinds from another bend.
    • A curve that cuts all tangents of another curve at correct perspectives; traced by a spot on a string that unwinds from a curved object.
    • A curve tracked by the end of a string injury upon another bend, or unwound from it; -- called in addition evolvent. See evolute.
    • what is included.
    • In geometry, the curve tracked by any point of a flexible and inextensible sequence whenever latter is unwrapped, under tension, from certain bend; or, this basically means, the locus of a place in the right line which rolls, without sliding, over confirmed curve.
  • verb:
    • To roll or curl inwards.
  • others:
    • Rolled up; covered up.
    • Involved; confusedly mingled.
    • Noting a form of tooth-profile, found in gearing, tracked by a spot after a tangent since it is unwrapped from a base-circle.
    • To return to a normal problem.

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