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spiroid

[spahy-roid]
adjective
  1. more or less spiral; resembling a spiral.
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Origin of spiroid

1840–50; < New Latin spīroīdēs < Greek speiroeidḗs. See spiro-2, -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for spiroid

spiroid

adjective
  1. resembling a spiral or displaying a spiral form
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Word Origin

C19: from New Latin spīroīdēs, from Greek speiroeidēs, from speira a coil
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