渦巻き

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Grade: S Grade: 6

Noun[edit]

A curve that is the locus of a point, that rotates about a fixed point, while continuously increasing its distance from that point.

渦巻き (hiragana うずまき, romaji uzumaki)

  1. (geometry) spiral; a curve that is the locus of a point, that rotates about a fixed point, while continuously increasing its distance from that point.
  2. whirlpool, eddy

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