WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Volutevəl-YOOTPart of speech: nounOrigin: French, mid 16th century
1A spiral scroll characteristic of Ionic capitals and also used in Corinthian and composite capitals.2Forming a spiral curve or curves.
 
Examples of Volute in a sentence “Many Greek buildings are easily recognizable by the volute on the top of columns.” “Both sea and land snails often have similarly volute shells.”