Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Flexuous (Page: 570)

Flex"u*ous (?), a. [L. flexuosus, fr. flexus a bending, turning.]

1. Having turns, windings, or flexures.

2. (Bot.) Having alternate curvatures in opposite directions; bent in a zigzag manner.

3. Wavering; not steady; flickering. Bacon.