Definitions for whorl

Definitions for (noun) whorl

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: whorl, lock, ringlet, curl

Definition: a strand or cluster of hair

Main entry: curl, curlicue, coil, gyre, whorl, ringlet, scroll, roll

Definition: a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)

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