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Pronunciation: (ed'ē), [key]
n., pl. -dies,
v., -died, -dy•ing.

1. a current at variance with the main current in a stream of liquid or gas, esp. one having a rotary or whirling motion.
2. a small whirlpool.
3. any similar current, as of air, dust, or fog.
4. a current or trend, as of opinion or events, running counter to the main current.

v.t., v.i.
to move or whirl in eddies.


Pronunciation: (ed'ē), [key]
1. Mary (Morse) Baker (Mrs. Glover; Mrs. Patterson), 1821–1910, U.S. founder of the Christian Science Church.
2. Also,Ed'die.a male given name, form of Edgar or Edward.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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