[ hwurld, hwawrld, wurld, wawrld ]
/ ʰwɜrld, ʰwɔrld, wɜrld, wɔrld /


having a whorl or whorls.
disposed in the form of a whorl, as leaves.

Origin of whorled

First recorded in 1770–80; whorl + -ed3
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Medicine definitions for whorled


[ wôrld, wûrld ]


Having, arranged in, or forming whorls or a whorl.
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