Категория noun.shape

a double curve resembling the letter Ss-shape;
the curve theoretically assumed by a perfectly flexible and inextensible cord of uniform density and cross section hanging freely from two fixed pointscatenary;
the double curve of the upper lip when considered to resemble Cupid's bowcupid's bow;
an undulating curveundulation; wave;
the exterior curve of an archextrados;
something in a thin curved form (like the neck of a goose)gooseneck;
the interior curve of an archintrados;
a circular segment of a curvebend; crook; turn; twist;
a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hookcrotchet; hook;
(biology) any hook-shaped process or partuncus;
a curve that is tangent to each of a family of curvesenvelope;
a bend or curve (especially in a coastline)bight;
a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction; a line of zero curvaturestraight line;
(mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere)geodesic; geodesic line;
a straight line at right angles to another lineperpendicular;
a connecting shapeconnection; connexion; link;
a straight line that is the limiting value of a curve; can be considered as tangent at infinityasymptote;
a straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that pointtangent;
a straight line that intersects a curve at two or more pointssecant;
a line enclosing a plane areasperimeter;