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EtymologyEdit

From Latin deflectere, deflexum. See deflect.

NounEdit

deflexure (plural deflexures)

  1. A bending or turning aside; deflection.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for deflexure in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

dēflexūre

  1. vocative masculine singular of dēflexūrus