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

Definition of gyratory in English:


Of or involving circular or spiral motion.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with gyratory

adulatory, aleatory, approbatory, celebratory, clarificatory, classificatory, commendatory, congratulatory, consecratory, denigratory, elevatory, incantatory, incubatory, intimidatory, modificatory, participatory, placatory, pulsatory, purificatory, reificatory, revelatory, rotatory
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