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Definitions and Synonyms of rotary motion | Another word for rotary motion | What is rotary motion?

Definition 1: the act of rotating as if on an axis - [noun denoting act]

Samples where rotary motion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music

Synonyms for rotary motion in the sense of this definition

(rotary motion is a kind of ...) a change of position that does not entail a change of location

"the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise" "movement is a sign of life" "an impatient move of his hand" "gastrointestinal motility"

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) the act of winding or twisting

"he put the key in the old clock and gave it a good wind"

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) turning or twisting around (in place)

"with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room"

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face upward

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) flying downward in a helical path with a large radius

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) the act of rotating rapidly

"he gave the crank a spin" "it broke off after much twisting"

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face downward

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) the act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot

"the golfer went to the driving range to practice his pivot"

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) the act of rotating in a circle or spiral

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) the act of turning or winding or folding around a central axis

(... is a kind of rotary motion ) (ballet) the outward rotation of a dancer's leg from the hip

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