Circumrotate
Circumrotate Cir`cum*ro"tate, v. t. & i. [L. circumrotare; circum + rotare to turn round.] To rotate about. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • circumrotate — [sʉr΄kəmrō′tāt΄] vi. circumrotated, circumrotating to turn like a wheel; rotate circumrotation n …   English World dictionary

  • circumrotate — circumrotation, n. circumrotatory /serr keuhm roh teuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /serr keuhm roh tayt/, v.i., circumrotated, circumrotating. to rotate like a wheel. [ < L circumrotatus (ptp. of circumrotare), equiv. to circum CIRCUM + rotatus;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • circumrotate — circumrotation, n. circumrotatory /serr keuhm roh teuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /serr keuhm roh tayt/, v.i., circumrotated, circumrotating. to rotate like a wheel. [ < L circumrotatus (ptp. of circumrotare), equiv. to circum CIRCUM + rotatus; see… …   Universalium

  • circumrotate — verb To revolve …   Wiktionary

  • circumrotate — /ˌsɜkəmroʊˈteɪt/ (say .serkuhmroh tayt) verb (i) (circumrotated, circumrotating) to rotate like a wheel …   Australian English dictionary

  • circumrotation — See circumrotate. * * * …   Universalium

  • circumrotation — noun rotation or revolution around an axis See Also: circumrotate …   Wiktionary

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