Definitions of convolute
  1. adjective
    rolled longitudinally upon itself
    “a convolute petal”
    synonyms: convoluted
    curled or wound (especially in concentric rings or spirals)
  2. verb
    curl, wind, or twist together
    synonyms: convolve
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    type of:
    bend, deform, flex, turn, twist
    cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
  3. verb
    practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive
    synonyms: pervert, sophisticate, twist, twist around
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    type of:
    denote, refer
    have as a meaning
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