bent downward, as branches, leaves, or hairs
Origin of deflexedearlier deflex ( from Classical Latin deflexus, past participle of deflectere, deflect) + -ed
Bent or turned abruptly downward at a sharp angle: deflexed petals.
Origin of deflexedFrom Latin dēflexus past participle of dēflectere to bend ; see deflect .
(comparative more deflexed, superlative most deflexed)
- Bent downward, as branches, leaves, or hairs.