noun/nombre (plural -texes or , -tices /-tɪsiːz/)
- 1.1 (of whirlpool, whirlwind) vórtice (masculine)More example sentences1.2 (of events) [formal] torbellino (masculine)
- 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.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Do you know what 'arpilleras' are? They are pieces of appliquéd textile folk art, common in South America. Doll characters and animals create a three-dimensional effect representing scenes from daily life.