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 for curved
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Curve \Curve\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curved (k[^u]rvd); p. pr. &
     vb. n. Curving.] [L. curvare., fr. curvus. See Curve, a.,
     To bend; to crook; as, to curve a line; to curve a pipe; to
     cause to swerve from a straight course; as, to curve a ball
     in pitching it.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  curved \curved\ adj.
     1. not straight; having or marked by curves. Opposite of
     Note: [Narrower terms: arced, arched, arching, arciform,
           arcuate, bowed; falcate, sickle-shaped; flexuous;
           incurvate, incurved: recurved, recurvate;
           semicircular: serpentine, snaky: sinuate, sinuous,
           wavy: sinusoidal]
     Syn: curving.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     2. (Botany) curved with the micropyle near the base almost
        touching its stalk; -- of a plant ovule. Opposite of
     Syn: campylotropous.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend;
             "the curved tusks of a walrus"; "his curved lips
             suggested a smile but his eyes were hard" [syn: curved,
             curving] [ant: straight]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  40 Moby Thesaurus words for "curved":
     arched, arciform, bending, bent, billowing, billowy, bowed,
     curvaceous, curvate, curvated, curve, curvesome, curviform,
     curvilineal, curvilinear, curving, curvy, embowed, excurved,
     geosynclinal, incurvate, incurvated, incurved, incurving,
     labyrinthine, mazy, meandering, recurvate, recurvated, recurved,
     recurving, round, rounded, serpentine, sinuous, tortuous, twisted,
     twisting, undulant, wavy

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