un revolving

revolving

[ri-vol-ving]
adjective
1.
that revolves: a revolving table top.
2.
Machinery. noting or pertaining to a radial engine whose cylinders revolve around a stationary crankshaft, as the engine of a helicopter.

Origin:
1690–1700; revolve + -ing2

revolvingly, adverb
nonrevolving, adjective
unrevolving, adjective
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revolving (rɪˈvɒlvɪŋ)
 
adj
1.  moving around a central axis: revolving door
2.  (of a fund) constantly added to from income from its investments to offset outgoing payments
3.  (of a letter of credit, load, etc) available to be repeatedly drawn on by the beneficiary provided that a specified amount is never exceeded
 
re'volvingly
 
adv

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revolve
late 14c., from L. revolvere "turn, roll back," from re- "back, again" + volvere "to roll" (see vulva). Meaning "travel around a central point" first recorded 1660s. Revolver as a type of pistol is from 1835, so called by U.S. inventor Samuel Colt (1814-1862).
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