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adunc

[uh-duhngk] /əˈdʌŋk/
adjective
1.
curved inward; hooked.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; < Latin aduncus, equivalent to ad- ad- + uncus hook, barb
Related forms
aduncity
[uh-duhn-si-tee] /əˈdʌn sɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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