Inflected cycloid
Inflected In*flect"ed, a. 1. Bent; turned; deflected. [1913 Webster]

2. (Gram.) Having inflections; capable of, or subject to, inflection; inflective. [1913 Webster]

{Inflected cycloid} (Geom.), a prolate cycloid. See {Cycloid}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Inflected — In*flect ed, a. 1. Bent; turned; deflected. [1913 Webster] 2. (Gram.) Having inflections; capable of, or subject to, inflection; inflective. [1913 Webster] {Inflected cycloid} (Geom.), a prolate cycloid. See {Cycloid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cycloid — Cy cloid (s? kloid), n. [Cyclo + oid: cf. F. cyclo[ i]de.] (Geom.) A curve generated by a point in the plane of a circle when the circle is rolled along a straight line, keeping always in the same plane. [1913 Webster] Note: The common cycloid is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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