|phylum comprised of arthropods|
|phylum comprised of chordates|
|1.||(intr) to rotate or spiral, esp about a fixed point or axis|
|2.||biology curved or coiled into a circle; circinate|
|[C19: from Late Latin gӯrāre, from Latin gӯrus circle, from Greek guros]|
gyrate gy·rate (jī'rāt')
v. gy·rat·ed, gy·rat·ing, gy·rates
To revolve around a fixed point or axis.
To revolve in or as if in a circle or spiral.