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Engelsk tillægsord: spiral

1. spiral in the shape of a coil


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coiling, helical, spiraling, turbinate, volute, voluted, whorled


Termer med lignende betydningcoiled


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)uncoiled, straight


Engelsk navneord: spiral

1. spiral (om form) a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at increasing distances from the center


Mindre specifikke termercurve, curved shape

2. spiral (om form) a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)helix


Mindre specifikke termercurve, curved shape


Mere specifikke termerdouble helix

3. spiral (om proces) a continuously accelerating change in the economy


Mindre specifikke termereconomic process


Mere specifikke termerdeflationary spiral, inflationary spiral

4. spiral (om genstand) ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)volute


Mindre specifikke termerdecoration, ornament, ornamentation

5. spiral (om genstand) a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA coil of rope.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coil, helix, volute, whorl


Mindre specifikke termerconstruction, structure


Mere specifikke termerhank

6. spiral (om handling) flying downward in a helical path with a large radius


Mindre specifikke termerrotary motion, rotation


Engelsk udsagnsord: spiral

1. spiral (om bevægelse) to wind or move in a spiral course


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action.
Black smoke coiling up into the sky.
The young people gyrated on the dance floor.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)coil, gyrate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerturn

2. spiral (om tilstand) form a spiral


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe path spirals up the mountain.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe wires spiral around the stick


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termercurve, twist, wind

3. spiral (om bevægelse) move in a spiral or zigzag course


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)corkscrew


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerturn









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