whorl

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whorl /ˈwɚl/ /ˈworəl/ noun
plural whorls
whorl
/ˈwɚl/ /ˈworəl/
noun
plural whorls
Learner's definition of WHORL
[count]
: something that turns or goes around in a circle
: a pattern that is made by a series of circles that turn around a center point
technical : an arrangement of leaves, petals, etc., that forms a circle around a stem
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