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Definition of Whirlwind


  1. A violent windstorm of limited extent, as the tornado, characterized by an inward spiral motion of the air with an upward current in the center; a vortex of air. It usually has a rapid progressive motion.
  2. Fig.: A body of objects sweeping violently onward.
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Whirlwind Translations

whirlwind in French is tourbillon
whirlwind in German is Wirbelwind, Wirbelsturm, Wirbelwind
whirlwind in Italian is turbine