vortiginous

[ vawr-tij-uh-nuhs ]

adjective
  1. resembling a vortex; whirling; vortical.

Origin of vortiginous

1
First recorded in 1665–75; variant of vertiginous

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vortiginous

/ (vɔːˈtɪdʒɪnəs) /


adjective
  1. like a vortex; vortical; whirling

Origin of vortiginous

1
C17: variant of vertiginous

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