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  • 81girandole — girandola gir an*do la, girandole gir an*dole(j[i^]r an*d[=o]l; 277), n. [F. See {Gyrate}.] 1. An ornate ornamental branched candlestick, often with a mirror at the back. [WordNet sense 1] [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] 2. A flower stand, fountain …

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  • 82laevogyrate — Levogyrate Le vo*gy rate ( j[imac] r[asl]t), a. [Levo + gyrate.] (Chem., Physics, Biochem.) Turning or twisting the plane of polarization of light towards the left, as levulose, levotartaric acid, etc.; levorotatory. [Written also {l[ae]vogyrate} …

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  • 83Levogyrate — Le vo*gy rate ( j[imac] r[asl]t), a. [Levo + gyrate.] (Chem., Physics, Biochem.) Turning or twisting the plane of polarization of light towards the left, as levulose, levotartaric acid, etc.; levorotatory. [Written also {l[ae]vogyrate}.] [1913… …

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  • 84Wheel — Wheel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wheeled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wheeling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To convey on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle; as, to wheel a load of hay or wood. [1913 Webster] 2. To put into a rotatory motion; to cause to turn or revolve;… …

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  • 85Wheel — Wheel, v. i. [1913 Webster] 1. To turn on an axis, or as on an axis; to revolve; to more about; to rotate; to gyrate. [1913 Webster] The moon carried about the earth always shows the same face to us, not once wheeling upon her own center. Bentley …

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  • 86Wheeled — Wheel Wheel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wheeled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wheeling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To convey on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle; as, to wheel a load of hay or wood. [1913 Webster] 2. To put into a rotatory motion; to cause to turn or… …

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  • 87Wheeling — Wheel Wheel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wheeled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wheeling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To convey on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle; as, to wheel a load of hay or wood. [1913 Webster] 2. To put into a rotatory motion; to cause to turn or… …

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  • 88Whirl — Whirl, v. i. [1913 Webster] 1. To be turned round rapidly; to move round with velocity; to revolve or rotate with great speed; to gyrate. The whirling year vainly my dizzy eyes pursue. J. H. Newman. [1913 Webster] The wooden engine flies and… …

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  • 89gyration — noun Date: 1615 1. an act or instance of gyrating 2. something (as a coil of a shell) that is gyrate • gyrational adjective …

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  • 90spin — I. verb (spun; spinning) Etymology: Middle English spinnen, from Old English spinnan; akin to Old High German spinnan to spin and perhaps to Lithuanian spęsti to set (a trap) Date: before 12th century intransitive verb 1. to draw out and twist… …

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  • 91gyrator — noun see gyrate II …

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  • 92gyratory — adjective see gyrate II …

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  • 93Гиратор — (англ. gyrator от gyrate вращаться по кругу; первоисточник: греч. evros круг)         направленный фазовращатель, СВЧ устройство, в котором изменения фаз электромагнитных волн, распространяющихся в противоположных направлениях, отличаются на π… …

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  • 94Edward D. Wood, Jr. — Ed Wood redirects here. For the film, see Ed Wood (film) , and for the former British Foreign Secretary, see E. F. L. Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax. Infobox Actor bgcolour = red name = Edward D. Wood, Jr. caption = Edward D. Wood, Jr. in the film… …

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  • 95Maharashtra — महाराष्ट्र   State   From Top left in clockwise direction: The Gateway of India, The …

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  • 96Modified Newtonian dynamics — MOND redirects here. For other uses, see Mond. In physics, Modified Newtonian dynamics (MOND) is a hypothesis that proposes a modification of Newton s law of gravity to explain the galaxy rotation problem. When the uniform velocity of rotation of …

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  • 97Magnetic mirror — A magnetic mirror is a magnetic field configuration where the field strength changes when moving along a field line. The mirror effect results in a tendency for charged particles to bounce back from the high field region. Charged particles with a …

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  • 98Van Allen radiation belt — Van Allen radiation belts The Van Allen radiation belt is a torus of energetic charged particles (plasma) around Earth, which is held in place by Earth s magnetic field. It is believed that most of the particles that form the belts come from… …

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  • 99Gang of Four (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Gang of Four Img capt = Gang of Four performing in Bergen, Norway in 2007 Background = group or band Origin = Leeds, England Genre = Post punk Years active = 1977–present Label = V2 Records EMI Warner Bros. Records… …

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  • 1001980 in music — EventsJanuary*January 1 The year starts off with a strong disco backlash, which causes the majority of musicians to abandon the use of real instruments in an attempt to distant themselves from anything associated with disco. The decade will be… …

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