the act of gyrating; circular or spiral motion; revolution; rotation; whirling.

1605–15; < Late Latin gȳrātiōn- (stem of gȳrātiō). See gyrate, -ion

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gyration (dʒaɪˈreɪʃən)
1.  the act or process of gyrating; rotation
2.  any one of the whorls of a spiral-shaped shell

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1615, from L.L. gyratum, pp. of gyrare, from L. gyrus "circle" (see gyre). Gyrate (v.) is an 1822 back-formation (implied in gyrated).
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Between the two of them they could power a small-sized city with their
Half an hour after the market closed, the reason for these gyrations became
Given the economy's gyrations in the past, to be forewarned is to be well-armed.
He doesn't dance, he doesn't gloat, he doesn't slam the ball to the turf or do
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