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

Definition of vortiginous

  1. 1 archaic :  vortical

  2. 2 archaic :  moving in a series of eddies :  swirling

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Origin and Etymology of vortiginous

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

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a brief usually trivial fact

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