Origin of involuted
verb (used without object), in·vo·lut·ed, in·vo·lut·ing.
Origin of involute
Examples from the Web for involuted
Historical Examples of involuted
Celtic illuminations also have these distorted, involuted creatures.Sea and Sardinia
D. H. Lawrence
The involuted portion of the inner lip is shorter and differently shaped.The Beaked Whales of the Family Ziphidae
On each side the involuted corals flung their twisted arms in more curious and intricate folds.Cord and Creese
James de Mille
adjective (ˈɪnvəˌluːt) involuted
Word Origin for involute
early 15c., from Latin involutus "rolled up, intricate, obscure," past participle of involvere (see involve).