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helix
used in The Hidden Oracle

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Definition
a spiral or coil (i.e., a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone shape and cuts the element at a constant angle)
  • One was a tall boy of about thirteen, his skin burnished bronze and his cornrows woven like DNA helixes.
    p. 85.7

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