Nonplane
Nonplane Non`plane", a. (Math.) Not lying in one plane; not planar; -- said of certain curves. [1913 Webster]

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  • Helices — Helix He lix, n.; pl. L. {Helices}, E. {Helixes}. [L. helix, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ? to turn round; cf. L. volvere, and E. volute, voluble.] 1. (Geom.) A nonplane curve whose tangents are all equally inclined to a given plane. The common helix is the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Helix — He lix, n.; pl. L. {Helices}, E. {Helixes}. [L. helix, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ? to turn round; cf. L. volvere, and E. volute, voluble.] 1. (Geom.) A nonplane curve whose tangents are all equally inclined to a given plane. The common helix is the curve… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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