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eddy

verb [I] uk   /ˈed.i/ us  
If water, wind, smoke, etc. eddies, it moves fast in a circle: The water eddied around in a whirlpool.
eddy
noun [C] uk   us  
The bend in the river had caused an eddy of fast swirling water.
Translations of “eddy”
in Spanish remolino…
in French tourbillon…
in German der Wirbel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (水、風、煙等)起漩渦,旋轉…
in Chinese (Simplified) (水、风、烟等)起漩涡,旋转…
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