Synonyms for helix

Synonyms for (noun) helix

Synonyms: genus Helix, Helix

Definition: type genus of the family Helicidae

Similar words: mollusk genus

Definition: a genus of mollusks

Synonyms: coil, spiral, helix, whorl, volute

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

Usage: a coil of rope

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons

Synonyms: spiral, helix

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

Similar words: curve, curved shape

Definition: the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes

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