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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A length of something arranged in a spiral or sequence of rings

Usage examples (25)
  • A coil of rope
  • Circumference of this coil is 25 x 2 x pi = approx. 157 inches.
  • Then a metal coil is placed there to prevent further damage from leaking blood.
  • A divergent bundle of electrons passing through the coil is focused to a point. for more
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