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Definition 1: a powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides) - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for whirlpool in the sense of this definition

(whirlpool is a kind of ...) a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes)

"the raft floated downstream on the current" "he felt a stream of air" "the hose ejected a stream of water"

(... is a kind of whirlpool ) (Greek mythology) a ship-devouring whirlpool lying on the other side of a narrow strait from Scylla

Definition 2: flow in a circular current, of liquids - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for whirlpool in the sense of this definition

(whirlpool is a kind of ...) move along, of liquids

"Water flowed into the cave" "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"

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