Definitions for "Curvature"
The act of curving, or the state of being bent or curved; a curving or bending, normal or abnormal, as of a line or surface from a rectilinear direction; a bend; a curve.
The amount of degree of bending of a mathematical curve, or the tendency at any point to depart from a tangent drawn to the curve at that point.
Departure from flatness of a surface. Defined as the reciprocal of the radius of curvature.
the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface
a result of a discrepancy in the surface area of the corpora cavernosa where it is bisected from the best symmetrical plane
When the output of the process does not seem to vary linearly with the input factor; with experimental designs, the output at the center point does not lie along a line between the output values at a low and at a high level of the input.
Keywords:  uncoiled, tendency, coil, wound, retain
The tendency for steel strip to retain some of the coil set of the wound coil when it is uncoiled. Also called "coil set."
Keywords:  gamma, see
A measure of the rate of change in an option's delta for a one-unit change in the price of the underlying stock. See also Delta