any spring of wire coiled helically, having a cylindrical or conical outline.
a helical spring formed from wire
[koh-im-bah-tawr, -tohr] /koʊˌɪm bɑˈtɔr, -ˈtoʊr/ noun 1. a city in W Tamil Nadu, in SW India. /ˌkɔːɪmbəˈtɔː/ noun 1. an industrial city in SW India, in W Tamil Nadu. Pop: 923 085 (2001)
[kween-bruh] /ˈkwĩ brə/ noun 1. a city in central Portugal: noted university founded at Lisbon 1290, transferred here 1537. /Portuguese ˈkuimbrə/ noun 1. a city in central Portugal: capital of Portugal from 1190 to 1260; seat of the country’s oldest university. Pop: 148 474 (2001)
[koin] /kɔɪn/ noun 1. a piece of metal stamped and issued by the authority of a government for use as money. 2. a number of such pieces. 3. Informal. money; cash: He’s got plenty of coin in the bank. 4. Architecture. (defs 1, 2). 5. Archaic. a corner cupboard of the 18th century. adjective 6. […]
[koi-nij] /ˈkɔɪ nɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act, process, or right of making . 2. the categories, types, or quantity of issued by a nation. 3. collectively; currency. 4. the act or process of inventing words; neologizing. 5. an invented or newly created word or phrase: “Ecdysiast” is a coinage of H. L. Mencken. 6. anything […]