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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Twisted \Twist"ed\, a. Contorted; crooked spirally; subjected to torsion; hence, perverted. [1913 Webster] Twisted curve (Geom.), a curve of double curvature. See Plane curve, under Curve. Twisted surface (Geom.), a surface described by a straight line moving according to any law whatever, yet so that the consecutive positions of the line shall not be in one plane; a warped surface. [1913 Webster]