circumrotation

circumrotate

[sur-kuhm-roh-teyt]
verb (used without object), circumrotated, circumrotating.
to rotate like a wheel.

Origin:
< Latin circumrotātus (past participle of circumrotāre), equivalent to circum- circum- + rotātus; see rotate

circumrotation, noun
circumrotatory [sur-kuhm-roh-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] , adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To circumrotation
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: circumrotate
Next Definition: circumrotatory
Words Near: circumrotation
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for circumrotation
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing circumrotation
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;