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rotate

(rō-tāt) [L. rotare, to turn]
To twist or revolve.

rotate

(of a corolla of a flower) having petals at right-angles to the axis forming a wheel shape.
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Allows scientists to determine precisely how a star rotates by measuring frequencies of acoustic waves inside the star.
Next, rotate the upper cage 360??and see if the laser spot remains aimed at the center of the primary mirror.
The Pro Air Lift and Rotate Table provides a simple and economical lifting/lowering operation with a rotating top which features a heavy-duty central thrust bearing and a minimum of four steel rollers to ensure a quiet, easy rotation.
You seize the glass panels, and rotate the sight causing multiple reflections of the peaks to roll against the sky.
Rotate the ball slowly in small steps as you press into the center of the ball with the thumb of your other hand.
Let it sit for five minutes, then rotate the tire a half turn and repeat the application.
If the shot is made, M1 will rotate back up to the middle of the press, as 4 and 5 sprint by to set up the final line of defensive pressure.
An axial magnetic field will rotate a transverse spin vector about the momentum axis.
The rotating top is standard on all models of Pentalift's Pro Series Hydraulic and Pro Air Pneumatic Lift and Rotate Tables.
After a pre-designated number of "reversal passes" are made away from the opposing basket, all the defenders must immediately rotate to find the nearest opponent to match up with and then guard in a man-to-man defensive scheme until the half-court defense is needed.