# Bezier Curves

Learn how to make complex shapes using bezier curves.

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We have already seen the Bezier curve in action in a previous lesson. Let’s explore it a bit more.

A **Bezier curve** is a commonly used curve in vector graphics. It is versatile, efficient to work with, and possesses many useful properties.

A cubic Bezier curve is the type of curve used most often and is the only one that is supported by Pycairo. It is defined by four points A, B, C, and D. Here is an example of how a Bezier curve looks:

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