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Date: 1500-1600
Language: Latin
Origin: sinuosus, from sinus; SINUS

sinuous

adjective
     
sin‧u‧ous
1 moving with smooth twists and turns, like a snake:
the sinuous grace of a cat
2 with many smooth twists and turns:
They followed the sinuous trail deep into the mountains.
sinuously adverb

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