volution

noun vo·lu·tion \vəˈlüshən\

Definition of volution

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a rolling or revolving motion

  2. 2 :  a spiral turn :  twist, convolution

  3. 3 :  a whorl of a spiral shell :  volute

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Origin and Etymology of volution

Latin volutus (past participle of volvere to roll) + English -ion


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