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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having the characteristics of a wheel or disk mounted to spin rapidly about an axis

Usage examples (37)
  • What it Teaches: gyroscopic inertia, also known as the gyroscopic effect.
  • On the rail undoubtedly he ran something called a gyroscopic engine, and carried his stores and machinery into the wilderness.
  • All this gyroscopic and mono-rail development naturally absorbed
  • On dairy cows and their amazing gyroscopic whirligig adventures. for more
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