vortiginous

adjective
vor·​tig·​i·​nous | \ (ˈ)vȯ(r)¦tijənəs \

Definition of vortiginous

1 archaic : vortical
2 archaic : moving in a series of eddies : swirling

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History and Etymology for vortiginous

Latin vortigin-, vortigo, vertigin-, vertigo action of whirling + English -ous

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“Vortiginous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vortiginous. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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