Gyroscopic
Gyroscopic Gy`ro*scop"ic (j[imac]`r[-o]*sk[o^]p"[i^]k), a. Pertaining to the gyroscope; resembling the motion of the gyroscope. [1913 Webster]

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  • gyroscopic — 1871, from GYROSCOPE (Cf. gyroscope) + IC (Cf. ic). Related: Gyroscopically …   Etymology dictionary

  • gyroscopic — gyroscope ► NOUN ▪ a device, used to provide stability or maintain a fixed orientation, consisting of a wheel or disc spinning rapidly about an axis which is itself free to alter in direction. DERIVATIVES gyroscopic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • gyroscopic — adjective see gyroscope …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gyroscopic — See gyroscope. * * * …   Universalium

  • gyroscopic — adjective Pertaining to, by means of, or in the manner of a gyroscope …   Wiktionary

  • gyroscopic — gy·ro·scop·ic || ‚dÊ’aɪərÉ™ skÉ‘pɪk / skÉ’p adj. of or pertaining to a gyroscope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gyroscopic — gy·ro·scop·ic …   English syllables

  • gyroscopic — adjective having the characteristics of a gyroscope • Pertains to noun: ↑gyroscope • Derivationally related forms: ↑gyroscope …   Useful english dictionary

  • gyroscopic inertia — gyroscopic inertia, the ability of the spinning axle of a gyroscope always to point in the same direction, no matter how the support of the gyroscope is moved …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gyroscopic exercise tool — Powerball Neon Green Pro working A gyroscopic exercise tool is a device used to exercise the wrist as part of physical therapy or in order to build palm, forearm and finger strength. It can also be used as a unique demonstration of some aspects… …   Wikipedia

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