a curtain having lines attached to several points for drawing up into folds of various shapes.
[kon-too r] /ˈkɒn tʊər/ noun 1. the outline of a figure or body; the edge or line that defines or bounds a shape or object. 2. . 3. Phonetics. a distinctive pattern of changes in pitch, stress, or tone extending across all or part of an utterance, especially across a sentence, and contributing to meaning. […]
noun, Ornithology. 1. one of the feathers that form the surface plumage of a bird, including those of the wings and tail but excluding such specialized types as downs and filoplumes. noun 1. any of the feathers that cover the body of an adult bird, apart from the wings and tail, and determine its shape
noun, Mathematics. 1. integration in the complex plane about a closed curve of finite length.
noun 1. the difference in elevation represented by each contour line on a topographic map. noun 1. the difference in altitude represented by the space between two contour lines on a map noun any of the spaces between vertical lines on a topographic map or globe; the difference in elevation such an interval represents Examples […]