revolution

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revolution

one complete rotation of a body or object about an axis. Measured as 360° or 2π radians.
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It is said by some to be the ghost of a Hessian trooper, whose head had been carried away by a cannon-ball, in some nameless battle during the Revolutionary War, and who is ever and anon seen by the country folk hurrying along in the gloom of night, as if on the wings of the wind.
Principal wars: American Revolutionary War (1775-1783); French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1800); Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815).
According to the study, demographic catastrophe will occur in sub-Saharan Africa, and later in other regions over the next 20 years, leading to revolutionary wars, ethnic wars, genocide and disruptive regime transitions.