- a symmetrically laid, electrically conducting current path in any device.
- the manner of such coiling: a series winding.
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Origin of winding
OTHER WORDS FROM windingwind·ing·ly, adverbwind·ing·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for winding
One of its few concessions to the luxurious standards of the neighbors is a long, winding road.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Check out Le Marais, one of the oldest quarters of the city, where gay-friendly establishments line the winding cobbled lanes.
Bulbous columns, winding staircases, and whimsical bas-reliefs of mythical creatures wrap around the palace.
But now time is winding down, and he appears more willing to take risks.
Foreign tourists would often hike up the winding road and camp out in the ruins.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Emma von der Tann followed her guide up a winding stairway which spiraled within a tower at the end of a long passage.The Mad King|Edgar Rice Burroughs
Look, he's winding up the watch of his wit: by and by it will strike.Shakespeare's Comedy of The Tempest|William Shakespeare
Between the Great and the Little Bear, we can distinguish a winding procession of smaller stars.Astronomy for Amateurs|Camille Flammarion
There was but a winding trail to the top, and few had made acquaintance with it.The Bell in the Fog and Other Stories|Gertrude Atherton
The minister reaches this enclosure by means of two winding stairways, curtained with red drapery along their sides.