helix
  • noun something in the form of a spiral or coil, e.g. a corkscrew or a coiled spring
  • noun a mathematical curve that lies on a cylinder or cone and makes a constant angle with the straight lines lying in the cylinder or cone
  • In the shape of a spiral, or consisting of a spiral.
  • A coil of wire in the shape of a spiral.

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