spiraling

adjective
in the shape of a coil
Syn:
coiling, ↑helical, ↑spiral, ↑volute, ↑voluted, ↑whorled, ↑turbinate
Similar to: ↑coiled
Derivationally related forms: ↑volute (for: ↑volute), ↑helix (for: ↑helical)

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spiraling UK [ˈspaɪrəlɪŋ] US
the American present participle of spiral2
Thesaurus: present participleshyponym

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