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Eddy

Noun

1 founder of Christian Science in 1866 (1821-1910) [syn: Mary Baker Eddy, Mary Morse Baker Eddy]
2 a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself [syn: twist] v : flow in a circular current, of liquids [syn: purl, whirlpool, swirl, whirl]

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Noun

  1. A current of air or water running back, or in an opposite direction to the main current.

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eddy in German: Eddie
eddy in Spanish: Eddie
eddy in French: Eddie
eddy in Korean: 에디
eddy in Italian: Eddie
eddy in Dutch: Eddie
eddy in Japanese: エディ
eddy in Swedish: Eddie

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