Synonyms of 'helix'
spiralDictionary, twist, curl
Coil the fibre into a helix.
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A coil of rope or wire is a length of it that has been wound into a series of loops.
Tod slung the coil of rope over his shoulder.
A curl of something is a piece or quantity of it that is curved or spiral in shape.
A thick curl of smoke rose from the rusty stove.
Thesaurus for helix from the Collins English Thesaurus
A helix is a spiral shape or form.