Biol. bent sharply downward or inward; turned toward the axis
Origin of inflexedfrom Classical Latin inflexus (see inflect) + -ed
Bent or turned abruptly inward: inflexed sepals.
Origin of inflexedFrom Latin īnflexus past participle of īnflectere to bend ; see inflect .
(comparative more inflexed, superlative most inflexed)
- (botany) inflected