- Volution is a spiral turn, or a rolling or revolving motion.
A coil is an example of a volution.
- a revolving or rolling
- a spiral turn or twist; coil; convolution
- a whorl of a spiral shell or structure
Origin of volution; from Classical Latin volutus: see volute
- A turn or twist about a center; a spiral.
- Zoology One of the whorls of a spiral gastropod shell.
Origin of volutionFrom Latin volūtus, past participle of volvere, to turn; see volute.