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rotary 1

Saltos de línea: ro¦tary
Pronunciación: /ˈrəʊt(ə)ri/


1(Of motion) revolving around a centre or axis; rotational.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • No mention is made of rotary motion from the elbow or lateral movement from the wrist.
  • The back and forth movement of each piston was translated into rotary motion by a crank shaft.
  • These are potentiometers that operate in a linear direction as opposed to a rotary direction.
1.1(Of a thing) acting by means of rotation, especially (of a machine) operating through the rotation of some part: a rotary mower
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If it had a USB port, there would be a lot of money to be made by selling a plug-in rotary dial unit to operate the thing properly.
  • Ellison's most recent expansion provided the company with some additional equipment including a computer controlled wire-cut machine and a rotary molder.
  • Dozens of cultivation tools are at the organic producer's disposal, he added, from rotary hoes to new machines that simply vibrate soil to uproot newly sprouted weeds.

sustantivo (plural rotaries)

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1A rotary machine, engine, or device: there is an output level rotary for overall volume setting
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • By learning from the faults of previous large out-front turf rotaries and increasing engine horsepower, this unit has performed very well for many courses.
  • My experiences with Mazda rotaries has left me an ardent enthusiast of the engine for life.
  • An agricultural chemical dealer in the Hingurakgoda area had about 600 small tractors and tractor rotaries, all of which had been pawned.
2North American A traffic roundabout.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • On rotaries, the only road signs you see are the ones you've just missed.
  • As usual, the Fresh Pond rotaries were at a standstill.


Mid 18th century: from medieval Latin rotarius, from rota 'wheel'.

Palabras que riman con rotary

coterie, notary, protonotary, votary

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Rotary 2 Saltos de línea: Ro¦tary
Pronunciación: /ˈrəʊt(ə)ri/
(in full Rotary International) trademark
A worldwide charitable society of business and professional people, formed in 1905.



Pronunciación: /rəʊˈtɛːrɪən/
sustantivo& adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The international service committee chairman said that it was imperative that Rotarians celebrated the week dubbed World Understanding and Peace.
  • It is a place where visiting foreign Rotarians will always feel at home and new members are welcome.
  • ‘I can't say enough about him,’ said the former club president who says she became a Rotarian nine years ago because of him.


So named because members hosted events in rotation.

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