corotate
intransitive verb Date: 1962 to rotate in conjunction with or at the same rate as another rotating body • corotation noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • corotate — corotation, n. corotational, adj. /koh roh tayt/, v.i., corotated, corotating. to rotate jointly, as with another rotating object or field. [1960 65; CO + ROTATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • corotate — verb To rotate in conjunction with another object …   Wiktionary

  • corotate — co·rotate …   English syllables

  • corotate — co•ro•tate [[t]koʊˈroʊ teɪt[/t]] v. i. tat•ed, tat•ing mec phs to rotate jointly, as with another rotating object • Etymology: 1960–65 co ro•ta′tion, n. co ro•ta′tion•al, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • corotate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • corotation — noun see corotate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • corotation — See corotate. * * * …   Universalium

  • corotation — noun rotation in conjunction with another body See Also: corotate, corotational …   Wiktionary

  • corotational — adjective That rotates in conjunction with another body See Also: corotate, corotation …   Wiktionary

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