World English Dictionary
gyroscope or gyrostat (ˈdʒaɪrəˌskəʊp)
Sometimes shortened to: gyro a device containing a disc rotating on an axis that can turn freely in any direction so that the disc resists the action of an applied couple and tends to maintain the same orientation in space irrespective of the movement of the surrounding structure
gyrostat or gyrostat
gyroscopic or gyrostat
gyro'scopically or gyrostat
gyro'scopics or gyrostat

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