helically
adverb see helical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • helically — k(ə)lē, li adverb 1. : in a helical manner thread is wound helically on the spool helically cut gear wheels 2. : by use of a helical an iron cot with a link spring helically attached to the angle steel frame …   Useful english dictionary

  • helically — helical ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having the shape or form of a helix; spiral. DERIVATIVES helically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • Helically — Helical Hel i*cal, a. [From {Helix}.] Of or pertaining to, or in the form of, a helix; spiral; as, a helical staircase; a helical spring. {Hel i*cal*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • helically — See helical. * * * …   Universalium

  • helically — adverb In a helical manner, spirally …   Wiktionary

  • helically — heli·cal·ly …   English syllables

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