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gyr-

1.
variant of gyro- before a vowel:
gyral.
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gyro-

combining form
1.
indicating rotating or gyrating motion: gyroscope
2.
indicating a spiral
3.
indicating a gyroscope: gyrocompass
Word Origin
via Latin from Greek guro-, from guros circle
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