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Adjective: winding  wIn-ding
  1. Marked by repeated turns and bends
    "winding roads are full of surprises";
    - tortuous, twisting, twisty, voluminous, windy[2]
     
  2. Turning irregularly, not going directly to the destination
    "a winding country road";
    - meandering, rambling, wandering
Noun: winding  wIn-ding
  1. The act of winding or twisting
    - wind[2], twist
Verb: wind  wind
  1. Catch the scent of; get wind of
    - scent, nose

Derived forms: windings

See also: crooked, indirect

Type of: rotary motion, rotation, smell

Encyclopedia: Winding

Wind, Sand and Stars