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incurve

[in-kurv] /ɪnˈkɜrv/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), incurved, incurving.
1.
to curve or cause to curve inward.
Origin of incurve
1600-1610
1600-10; < Latin incurvāre to bend in, curve. See in-2, curve
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  • The first ball he pitched was an incurve, but it looked good to the batter, and he swung at it viciously.

  • His shoulders were bowed, the incurve of his thin stomach following the line of his back.

    The Underdog F. Hopkinson Smith
  • The next was an incurve, but Brassy swung at it and missed again.

  • High or low, incurve or outcurve, they were all the same to him.

    Baseball Joe, Home Run King Lester Chadwick

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