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vertiginous  (vɜːˈtɪdʒɪnəs

Definitions

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or having vertigo
  2. producing dizziness
  3. whirling
  4. changeable; unstable

Derived Forms

verˈtiginously  adverb
verˈtiginousness  noun

Word Origin

C17: from Latin vertīginōsus, from vertigo

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