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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large mechanical apparatus with seats for children to ride on; Carries luggage to air travelers.

Usage examples (37)
  • • While the carousel is moving, you may slow it down or change its direction by moving the mouse to that side of the page.
  • The latter is preloaded into the home screen carousel, which is a nice touch.
  • Whatever icon is highlighted in the carousel is the program that appears on the rest of the screen.
  • And I expect there will be a decision shortly on what's called the carousel list of retaliation items. for more
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  • During their "carousal" (drinking or fun making to excess), they loved to go riding on a "carousel" (merry-go-round).
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