Sinuation Sin`u*a"tion, n. [L. sinuatio.] A winding or bending in and out. [1913 Webster]

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  • sinuation — index involution Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sinuation — /sin yooh ay sheuhn/, n. a winding; sinuosity. [1645 55; < LL sinuation (s. of sinuatio). See SINUATE, ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • sinuation — ˌsinyəˈwāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin sinuation , sinuatio, from Latin sinuatus (past participle of sinuare to curve, bend) + ion , io ion : a winding or bending in and out …   Useful english dictionary

  • sinuation — noun The act of sinuating …   Wiktionary

  • sinuation — sin·u·a·tion …   English syllables

  • sinuation — /sɪnjuˈeɪʃən/ (say sinyooh ayshuhn) noun a winding; a sinuosity …   Australian English dictionary

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  • involution — I noun complexity, complication, confusion, convolution, embroilment, entanglement, imbroglio, implicatio, intricacy, involvement, knot, labyrinth, maze, puzzle, sinuation, sinuosity, sleave, snarl, tangle, torsion, tortility, tortuosity,… …   Law dictionary

  • ambages — Synonyms and related words: anfractuosity, bypass, circuit, circuitousness, circumambages, circumbendibus, circumlocution, circumvolution, convolution, crinkle, crinkling, detour, deviation, deviousness, digression, excursion, flexuosity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • circumlocution — Synonyms and related words: ambages, anfractuosity, circling, circuition, circuitousness, circuitry, circularity, circulation, circumambages, circumambience, circumambiency, circumambulation, circumbendibus, circumflexion, circummigration,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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