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Now that the air impelled returns unto its place in a gyration or whirling, is evident from the Atoms or Motes in the Sun.
Then it gives a wild yelp, as in one gyration it shoots upwards, and screams round the crag.
But then, making a discursive gyration round a point is not leaving it—and there you're wrong.
At B is seen a conical roller, having the middle of the bottom of the tub for its summit and centre of gyration.
I mean a sense of gigantic gyration, as of the whole earth turning about one's head.
TREMENDOUS TRIFLESG. K. CHESTERTON
He had been caught in a vortex and was being whirled on with a velocity of advance and gyration which made him giddy and sick.
The fingers themselves, provided they are very clean, have no power to stop the gyration.
If agreeable, I will now show you gyration 2d, or position No. 3.
THE MONIKINSJ. FENIMORE COOPER
But at bottom the story told here is the same -- creation by gyration!
CURIOSITIES OF THE SKYGARRETT SERVISS
He sees them sailing in spiral curves, descending at each gyration, slowly but surely stooping lower, and coming nearer.
THE DEATH SHOTMAYNE REID

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