Complete Definition of "gyre"

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English

Etymology
L. gyrus#Latin|gyrus, Gr. γÏÏÎ¿Ï (gyros) "circle, ring, turning"

Noun
en-noun

  1. a swirling vortex
  2. a circular current, especially a large-scale ocean current

Intransitive verb
rfc-trverb|Intransitive verb
en-verb|gyr|ing

  1. to whirl

See also
Jabberwocky

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