vor·​ti·​cose ˈvȯr-ti-ˌkōs How to pronounce vorticose (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1783, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vorticose was in 1783

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“Vorticose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vorticose. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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