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[in-kurv] /ɪnˈkɜrv/
verb (used with or without object), incurved, incurving.
to curve or cause to curve inward.
Origin of incurve
First recorded in 1600-10, incurve is from the Latin word incurvāre to bend in, curve. See in-2, curve Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The next was an incurve, but Brassy swung at it and missed again.

  • High or low, incurve or outcurve, they were all the same to him.

    Baseball Joe, Home Run King

    Lester Chadwick
  • The first ball he pitched was an incurve, but it looked good to the batter, and he swung at it viciously.

  • His shoulders were bowed, the incurve of his thin stomach following the line of his back.

    The Underdog F. Hopkinson Smith

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