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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : rotatory motion
  • Wherever we can trace the law of periodicity we are strongly impressed with the idea of rotatory or orbitual motion.
  • It possesses dextro-rotatory polarization of +21.5.
  • The steamer is a reservoir, and its rotatory power is free to be developed for more
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