from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Vortical.
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- adj. vortical
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Vortical; whirling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Whirling; vortical.
- In anatomy, specifying the veins of the external layer of the choroid coat of the eyeball, the venæ vorticosæ, which are regularly arranged in drooping branches converging to a few equidistant trunks which perforate the sclerotic coat and empty into the ophthalmic vein.
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