**2.** Verb. (third-person singular of involute) ¹

¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Involutes

**1.** involute [v] - See also: involute

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### Lexicographical Neighbors of Involutes

### Literary usage of Involutes

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**1.** *Elements of the Differential and Integral Calculus* by William Anthony Granville, Percey Franklyn Smith (1904)

"**involutes** and their mechanical construction. ... The **involutes** Pfv P/P,', P/'P,"
are called parallel curve» since the distance between any two of them ..."**2.** *Elements of the Differential and Integral Calculus* by William Anthony Granville (1904)

"**involutes** and their mechanical construction. ... The **involutes** P,P„ Pi'Pe\ P/'P,"
are called parallel curves since the distance between any two of them ..."**3.** *Catalogue of Scientific Papers, 1800-1900: Subject Indexby Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod* by Royal Society (Great Britain), Herbert McLeod (1908)

"Stachel, P. Mth. A. and developable surfaces, **involutes**. Lancret, 45 (1894) 341-.
apparent singularities, when projected from differential invariants. ..."**4.** *A First Course in Infinitesimal Calculus* by Daniel Alexander Murray (1908)

"**involutes** of a curve. In Fig. 89 the curve CCl is the evolute of the curve AA^
... Construct several **involutes** of the evolute of the parabola whose latus ..."**5.** *Report of the Annual Meeting* (1869)

"By Professor HJ STEPHEN SMITH, FBS On tlie Successive **involutes** to a Circle.
By JJ SYLVESTER. From the first involute "of a circle we may derive a family of ..."**6.** *Calculus* by Herman William March, Henry Charles Wolff (1917)

"Hence arc С\Сг equals Fia. 114. 167. **involutes**. In Fig. 114, suppose that one
end of a string is fastened at С and that it is stretched along the curve ..."**7.** *An Elementary Course of Infinitesimal Calculus* by Horace Lamb (1897)

"**involutes**, and Parallel Curves. If a curve A be the evolute of a curve B, then
B is said to be an 'involute' of A. We say an involute because any given ..."**8.** *An Elementary Treatise on the Differential Calculus Founded on the Method of* by John Minot Rice, William Woolsey Johnson (1877)

"**involutes** and Parallel Curves. 360. The method of generating **involutes** given in
Art. 353 shows that the **involutes** of \a given curve cut its tangents at ..."