Meaning of WINDING in English
n. 1 in senses of WIND(2) v. 2 curved or sinuous motion or movement. 3 a a thing that is wound round or coiled. b Electr. coils of wire as a conductor round an armature etc. winding-engine a machine for hoisting. winding-sheet a sheet in which a corpse is wrapped for burial.
Concise Oxford English dictionary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2012