Gulfy \Gulf"y\ (g[u^]lf"[y^]), a. Full of whirlpools or gulfs. --Chapman. [1913 Webster]

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  • gulfy — adj. having a great number of gulfs or whirlpoola …   English contemporary dictionary

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