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Winding

Wind´ing
n.1.(Naut.) A call by the boatswain's whistle.
a.1.Twisting from a direct line or an even surface; circuitous.
n.1.A turn or turning; a bend; a curve; flexure; meander; as, the windings of a road or stream.
2.(Elec.) The material, as wire or rope, wound or coiled about anything, or a single round or turn of the material;
3.A line- or ribbon-shaped material (as wire, string, or bandaging) wound around an object; as, the windings (conducting wires) wound around the armature of an electric motor or generator.
Winding engine
an engine employed in mining to draw up buckets from a deep pit; a hoisting engine.
Winding sheet
a sheet in which a corpse is wound or wrapped.
Winding tackle
(Naut.) a tackle consisting of a fixed triple block, and a double or triple movable block, used for hoisting heavy articles in or out of a vessel.
- Totten.
Noun1.winding - the act of winding or twisting; "he put the key in the old clock and gave it a good wind"
Synonyms: wind, twist
Adj.1.winding - marked by repeated turns and bends; "a tortuous road up the mountain"; "winding roads are full of surprises"; "had to steer the car down a twisty track"
2.winding - of a path e.g.; "meandering streams"; "rambling forest paths"; "the river followed its wandering course"; "a winding country road"
aberrant, aberrative, ambages, ambagious, anfractuosity, anfractuous, bending, circuitous, circuitousness, circumambages, circumbendibus, circumlocution, circumlocutory, circumvolution, convoluted, convolution, convolutional, crinkle, crinkling, crooked, curving, departing, desultory, deviant, deviating, deviative, deviatory, devious, digressive, discursive, errant, erratic, excursive, flexuose, flexuosity, flexuous, flexuousness, indirect, intorsion, involute, involuted, involution, involutional, labyrinthine, mazy, meander, meandering, meandrous, out-of-the-way, planetary, rambling, rivose, rivulation, rivulose, roundabout, roving, ruffled, serpentine, shifting, sinuate, sinuation, sinuose, sinuosity, sinuous, sinuousness, slinkiness, snakiness, snaky, stray, swerving, torsion, torsional, tortile, tortility, tortuosity, tortuous, tortuousness, turning, twisting, twisty, undirected, undulation, vagrant, veering, wandering, wave, waving, whorled, wreathlike, wreathy, zigzag
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