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vortex
American English: /ˈvɔrˌtɛks/
British English: /ˈvɔːtɛks/

Translation of vortex in Spanish:

noun plural vortexes or vorticesPronunciation: /-tɪsiːz/

  • 1 (of whirlpool, whirlwind)
    Example sentences
    • As this material approaches the black hole, it swirls in a vortex, like water swirling down a drain.
    • The magnetic fields of these vortices cause them to repel one another just as like-oriented magnets do.
    • The denser sand on top sinks while light sand on the bottom rises, creating swirling vortices akin to the convection rolls that are common in gases heated from below.
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