vortices

Plural of vortex.

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vor·ti·ces (vorґtĭ-sēz) [L.] plural of vortex.

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  • Vortices — Vortex Vor tex, n.; pl. E. {Vortexes}, L. {Vortices}. [L. vortex, vertex, icis, fr. vortere, vertere, to turn. See {Vertex}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A mass of fluid, especially of a liquid, having a whirling or circular motion tending to form a cavity …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vortices — /vawr teuh seez /, n. a pl. of vortex. * * * …   Universalium

  • vortices — vor·tex || vÉ”rteks / vɔː n. eddy, whirlpool; engulfing situation …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • vortices — /ˈvɔtəsiz/ (say vawtuhseez) plural noun a plural of vortex …   Australian English dictionary

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