rotation

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • noun the process of turning around an axis or fixed point
  • noun the amount by which an object has been rotated
  • noun the act of moving in a circle

Aviation

  • noun the act of moving the control yoke or stick aft to raise the nose of an aircraft during the take-off run to facilitate the aircraft becoming airborne
  • noun the act of turning around an axis or centre

Banking

  • noun the act of taking turns

Cars & Driving

  • noun the motion of a body about an axis within the body.

Computing

  • noun the process of changing the storage locations of date in a circular manner

Sports

  • noun movement of a ball-and-socket joint so that the limb turns inwards or outwards
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