revolution

Definitions

General English

  • noun a change in the way things are done

Aviation

Electronics

  • Rotational motion about an axis or body. Also, a single complete rotation. For example, 360° represents a complete revolution around a circle.
  • orbital motion about a point or body. Also, a single complete rotation. For instance, a revolution of the earth about the sun.

Military

  • noun an overthrow of a government or social order by the use of force

Politics

  • noun an armed rising against a government or state or the entire social system
  • noun a period of social change, where the previous way of life changes radically
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