Definitions for helix

Definitions for (noun) helix

Main entry: genus Helix, Helix

Definition: type genus of the family Helicidae

Main entry: coil, spiral, helix, whorl, volute

Definition: a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops

Usage: a coil of rope

Main entry: spiral, helix

Definition: a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle

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