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Pronunciation of Recurve: Learn how to pronounce Recurve in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word recurve:

verb
[no object] chiefly Biology

bend backwards: (as adjective recurved) large recurved tusks

noun
Archery

a bow that curves forward at the ends, which straighten out under tension when the bow is drawn.

Derivatives

recurvature
noun

Origin:

late 16th century: from Latin recurvare ‘bend something back’, from re- ‘back’ + curvare ‘to bend’