Definition of circumrotate in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsərkəmˈrōtāt/

Entry from US English dictionary


[no object]
Revolve or turn like a wheel.
Example sentences
  • The number of teeth of the planet gear train are arranged to make each planet gear circumrotate twice.
  • Each roller is only capable of circumrotating about the rod upon which the roller is mounted.
  • When the motor is dragged by peripheral leads, its head circumrotates, with the base vibrating rhythmically.

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Syllabification: cir·cum·ro·tate

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