coil spring

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coil spring

n
(Mechanical Engineering) a helical spring formed from wire

coil′ spring`


n.
any spring of wire coiled helically, having a cylindrical or conical outline.
[1875–80]
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Noun1.coil spring - a spring in the shape of a coilcoil spring - a spring in the shape of a coil  
spring - a metal elastic device that returns to its shape or position when pushed or pulled or pressed; "the spring was broken"
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coil spring

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