# curvature

#### Curvature vs Refraction - What's the difference?

curvature | refraction |

## As nouns the difference between curvature and refraction

is that curvature is the shape of something curved while refraction is refraction (bending of any wave).

#### Curvature vs Rotation - What's the difference?

curvature | rotation |

## As nouns the difference between curvature and rotation

is that curvature is the shape of something curved while rotation is rotation.

#### Contour vs Curvature - What's the difference?

contour | curvature |

## As nouns the difference between contour and curvature

is that contour is an outline, boundary or border, usually of curved shape while curvature is the shape of something curved.

#### Bending vs Curvature - What's the difference?

bending | curvature |

## As nouns the difference between bending and curvature

is that bending is a motion or action that bends while curvature is the shape of something curved.

## As a verb bending

is .

#### Arc vs Curvature - What's the difference?

arc | curvature | Related terms |

## As an acronym arc

is (pathology) aids-related complex.

## As a noun curvature is

the shape of something curved.

#### Curvature vs Straightness - What's the difference?

curvature | straightness |

## As nouns the difference between curvature and straightness

is that curvature is the shape of something curved while straightness is (uncountable) the state or quality of being straight (especially in the sense of "heterosexual" ).

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#### Gradient vs Curvature - What's the difference?

gradient | curvature |

## As nouns the difference between gradient and curvature

is that gradient is gradient while curvature is the shape of something curved.

#### Turn vs Curvature - What's the difference?

turn | curvature | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between turn and curvature

is that turn is a change of direction or orientation while curvature is the shape of something curved.

## As a verb turn

is (lb) non-linear physical movement .

#### Bend vs Curvature - What's the difference?

bend | curvature | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between bend and curvature

is that bend is a curve while curvature is the shape of something curved.

## As a verb bend

is to cause (something) to change its shape into a curve, by physical force, chemical action, or any other means .