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noun [countable] coil pronunciation in British English /kɔɪl/ 
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singularcoil
pluralcoils

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  1. 1
    a long thin piece of something that forms rings or curls

    a coil of rope

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    1. a.
      something that has a long curved shape

      a coil of black smoke

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