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Etymology of the English word helical

the English word helical
using the English suffix -al
derived from the Latin suffix -alis
derived from the Latin word helix
derived from the Greek word helix, ἕλιξ, ἧλιξ (coil)
derived from the Greek word elissomai
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *wel-
derived from the Greek word elike
using the English prefix helic-

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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