sinuosity

[sin-yoo-os-i-tee]
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Origin of sinuosity

From the Medieval Latin word sinuōsitās, dating back to 1590–1600. See sinuous, -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for sinuosity

sinuosity

less commonly sinuation

noun plural -osities or -ations
  1. the quality of being sinuous
  2. a turn, curve, or intricacy
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