Definitions for flexure

Definitions for (noun) flexure

Main entry: flexion, flexure

Definition: act of bending a joint; especially a joint between the bones of a limb so that the angle between them is decreased

Main entry: flexure, fold, plication, crease, crimp, bend

Definition: an angular or rounded shape made by folding

Usage: a fold in the napkin; a crease in his trousers; a plication on her blouse; a flexure of the colon; a bend of his elbow

Main entry: flection, flexion, flexure

Definition: the state of being flexed (as of a joint)

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