Vortex synonyms

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Something, such as a cloud of dust, that whirls or is whirled.
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A rapidly rotating, generally vertical column of air, such as a tornado, dust devil, or waterspout.
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(Meteorol.) A system of rotating winds over a vast area, spinning inward to a low pressure center (counterclockwise in the N Hemisphere) and generally causing stormy weather: commonly called a low, since it coexists with low barometric pressure
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A thrown or batted ball that has been given a twist
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A continuously accelerating increase or decrease:
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A current, as of water or air, moving in a direction that is different from that of the main current. Eddies generally involve circular motion; unstable patterns of eddies are often called turbulence .
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Any whirlwind or hurricane
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A skyrocket that has a spiral flight.
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A rapidly rotating current of water or other liquid that sucks everything near it toward its center. The meeting of two tides can create a whirlpool.
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A tornado or less violent whirlwind occurring over water, consisting of a funnel-shaped whirling column of air and water droplets.
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A circular or spiral motion or form, especially a circular ocean current.
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Something, such as a curl of hair, that coils, twists, or whirls.
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(Computing) A function which maps a tuple of sequences into a sequence of tuples.
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The definition of a maelstrom is a violent, turbulent situation, or a very powerful whirlpool.
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Find another word for vortex. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for vortex, like: whirl, whirlwind, cyclone, twister, heliosphere, spiral, eddy, tornado, tourbillion, magnetic-flux and whirlpool.