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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Having three-dimensional curves (as a helix) with one or more turns about an axis

Usage examples (29)
  • spirally fluted handles
  • Steam gauges are made of flattened spirally coiled tubes.
  • The males alone have rather small, spirally twisted horns.
  • Even the bark and wood of trees is often disposed spirally. for more
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