from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cyma in which the upper section is concave and the lower section convex.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A cyma (moulding) concave in its upper part, and convex in its lower part.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a cyma, hollow in its upper part and swelling below.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a cyma in which the upper section is concave and the lower section is convex
New Latin cȳma rēcta : cȳma, cyma + Latin rēcta, feminine of rēctus, straight, correct.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
cyma + Latin rēcta ("straight") (Wiktionary)