- a rolling up or folding in upon itself.
- a part so formed.
Words nearby involution
Origin of involution
OTHER WORDS FROM involutionsu·per·in·vo·lu·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for involution
If, however, the links are in involution, these forces become infinite or indeterminate.
And their correspondences in every stage of involution or the descent of spirit into matter are eternal and kosmic.The Mystery of Space|Robert T. Browne
Neither evolution nor involution will ever effect the value of a unit.Life: Its True Genesis|R. W. Wright
Ecks was executing a series of caricatures illustrating the involution of Hodgkins' face back into a crab-apple.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
The arrest, or involution, normal to the girl, does not occur in him.Feminism and Sex-Extinction|Arabella Kenealy