|bend back, bend or curve something backward; bend or curve something in the opposite direction||recurve|
|(Architecture) small ornamental object at the top of a column (or gable, etc.), architectural decoration, curve in a typeface, furniture decoration||finial|
|(Aviation) backward slope of an airplane wing created by having the outer section of the wing downstream from the inner section, backward-slanting aircraft wing||sweepback|
|(British spelling for inflection) curve, bend; change in pitch or tone of the voice; addition of a suffix or other element to the basic form of a word to change its meaning or function (Grammar)||inflexion|
|(British spelling for reflection) act of casting back a mirror image; act of sending back energy from a surface; state of being reflected; image that is reflected; idea, concept; thought, notion; act of placing blame, accusation||reflexion|
|(British) flow that goes in the opposite direction of the normal flow||contraflow|
|(British) pertaining to the side located on the left, port, (British) side located on the left, side opposite the right side, port side||nearside|
|(Football) player who is stationed farthest behind the scrimmage line; position played by the tailback, offensive back||tailback|
|(from Latin meaning "in the work cited") refers back to a source previously indicated||op.cit (opere citato)|
|(Geology) of a line or axis toward which strata slope; sloping downwards in opposite directions to meet in common point or line||synclinal|
|(Grammar) by means of the ablative case (used to indicate direction, location, or agency)||ablatively|
|(Grammar) of or pertaining to the ablative case (used to indicate direction, location, or agency), ablative case or word, grammatical case, grammatical case that indicates direction or location or agency (Grammar)||ablative|
|(in right triangles) ratio of the length of the side opposite an acute angle to the length of the hypotenuse (Trigonometry), mathematical function on circle, trigonometric function for angles||sine|
|(Informal) abrupt reversal or change (esp. of opinion); back flip; sound of something flapping; backless thong sandal; circuit that can toggle between two modes (Electronics), backless sandal, backward flip, change of mind, change opinion, circuit with...||flip-flop|
|(Informal) heterosexual, person who is sexually attracted to a member of the opposite sex, heterosexual person, sexually attracted to a member or members of the opposite sex; of or pertaining to both sexes||hetero|
|(Linguistics) repetition of a word or phrase at the start of successive phrases (usually for emphasis), part of Communion, referring back, repetition for effect||anaphora|
|(Mathematics) pertaining to an asymptote (straight line approaching but never intercepting a curve)||asymptotical|
|(Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer; route of a plane, change thrust direction of aircraft engine, computer ...||vector|
|(Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and no direction, of or pertaining to a scalar, quantity with magnitude but not direction||scalar|
|(Meteorology) device used to show the direction the wind is blowing||anemoscope|
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