involute : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s especially of petals or leaves in bud; having margins rolled inward
- s (of some shells) closely coiled so that the axis is obscured
- But the real complexity of color emerges where the hills become involute, where hollows and canyons fall away from the highway toward some hidden termination.
- More than half appear on the face, and 50 to 75 percent eventually disappear, or "involute," in 10 years.
- No furtive light came from their involute Abode, but there they were, aloof and mute, Playing a game of worlds, promoting pawns To ivory unicorns and ebon fauns.