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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel that offers resistance to turns in any direction.

Usage examples (40)
  • "I realized that as soon as I began making airships, and so I devised what I call a gyroscope equilibrizer or stabilizer.
  • I applaud Apple for its innovation in design, though think it odd that a gyroscope is a
  • The robot must have some kind of gyroscope inside it for balance.
  • The new iPhone 4 has an electronic gyroscope which is supposed to be more sensitive than just an accelerometer. for more
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