Definition of gyratory in English:

gyratory

Syllabification: gy·ra·to·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈjīrəˌtôrē
 
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adjective

Of or involving circular or spiral motion.
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  • When he first saw her perform he was so impressed with her arm - flailing and gyratory motions that he incorporated them into his own static stage act.
  • Cultures were grown on a gyratory shaker in darkness at 221°C.
  • The town council opted instead for a full gyratory system, which it wanted to see tried out for three months.

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