how to pronounce helix


how to improve pronunciation of helix

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn about each sound.

press Play to play an example pronunciation of helix.

video examples of helix pronunciation

An example use of helix in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… copy of the double helix when i was in …”

meanings of helix


  1. A small volute under the abacus of a Corinthian capital.
  2. An upside down midair 360° spin in playboating.
  3. The incurved rim of the external ear.
  4. A curve on the surface of a cylinder or cone such that its angle to a plane perpendicular to the axis is constant; the three-dimensional curve seen in a screw or a spiral staircase.


  1. To form or cause to form a helix.

words with pronunciation similar to helix