Synonyms of helix


1. helix, spiral, curve, curved shape

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

2. coil, spiral, volute, whorl, helix, structure, construction

usage: a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops; "a coil of rope"

3. Helix, genus Helix, mollusk genus

usage: type genus of the family Helicidae

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Definition and meaning of helix (Dictionary)