Synonyms for flexure

Synonyms for (noun) flexure

Synonyms: flexion, flexure

Definition: act of bending a joint; especially a joint between the bones of a limb so that the angle between them is decreased

Similar words: bending

Definition: the act of bending something

Synonyms: flexure, fold, plication, crease, crimp, bend

Definition: an angular or rounded shape made by folding

Usage: a fold in the napkin; a crease in his trousers; a plication on her blouse; a flexure of the colon; a bend of his elbow

Similar words: angular shape, angularity

Definition: a shape having one or more sharp angles

Synonyms: flection, flexion, flexure

Definition: the state of being flexed (as of a joint)

Similar words: physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state

Definition: the condition or state of the body or bodily functions

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