convolute

(redirected from convolutes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Wikipedia.

convolute

[′kän·və‚lüt]
(biology)
Twisted or rolled together, specifically referring to leaves, mollusk shells, and renal tubules.
References in periodicals archive ?
In table 2, the general effect of varying the convolute design parameters will give a designer an understanding of the range of variables to adjust to achieve the balance of performance desired in a convoluted bellows for a wide variety of applications.
Convolute tip thickness should be the only thickness specified on blow molded bellows.