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vortex

noun     /ˈvɔː.teks/ US  /ˈvɔːr.t̬eks/ ( plural vortexes or vortices /-tɪ.siz/ US  /-t̬ə-/)
[C] specialized a mass of air or water that spins around very fast and pulls objects into its empty centre 旋涡;涡流 Wind and windsStormy weather
[C usually singular] literary a dangerous or destructive situation in which you become more and more involved without being able to escape (困境的)旋涡 I was sucked into a vortex of despair. 我被卷入了绝望的旋涡里。 Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “vortex”
in Chinese (Traditional) 漩渦, 渦流, (困境的)漩渦…
(Definition of vortex from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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