Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The art or operation of dressing tanned hides so as to fit them for use as leather, by giving them the necessary suppleness, smoothness, color, or luster.
  • noun The act of rubbing down a horse with a currycomb or other similar appliance.

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  • verb Present participle of curry.
  • noun computing The technique of transforming a function that takes multiple arguments into a function that takes a single argument (the first of the arguments to the original function) and returns a new function that takes the remainder of the arguments and returns the result.

Etymologies

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Taken from Haskell Curry, a computer scientist.

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