centrifugal

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slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force bank , camber , cant
pump that use centrifugal force to discharge fluid into a pipe centrifugal pump
apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspension centrifuge , extractor , separator
(aeronautics) the state of equilibrium in which centrifugal forces due to a rotating mass (e.g., a propeller) do not produce force in the shaft and so vibration is reduced dynamic balance
clothes dryer that uses centrifugal motion to dry the clothes that are put into it spin drier , spin dryer
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