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  • as inrotary
  • as inrevolving

synonyms for rotational

  • spinning
  • whirligig
  • whirling
  • encircling
  • gyral
  • gyratory
  • revolving
  • rotating
  • rotatory
  • vertiginous
  • vorticular
  • whirling
  • rotary
  • circumgyratory
  • circumrotatory
  • circumvolutory
  • gyral
  • gyrational
  • gyratory
  • rotative
  • rotatory
  • trochilic
  • veriginous
  • vortical
  • vorticose
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How to use rotational in a sentence

Wigner showed that, deep down, “spin is just a label that particles have because the world has rotations,” said Nima Arkani-Hamed, a particle physicist at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey.
WHAT IS A PARTICLE?NATALIE WOLCHOVERNOVEMBER 12, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The risk-on rotation is in full swing as vaccine optimism continues to buoy global markets.
THE GREAT ROTATION INTO VALUE STOCKS CONTINUES, LIFTING GLOBAL MARKETSBERNHARD WARNERNOVEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
Then there’s the pitching staff, with familiar questions about filling out the rotation.
WHAT’S MISSING FROM THE NATIONALS’ ROSTER? HERE’S AN EARLY LOOK.JESSE DOUGHERTYNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The rotation at quarterback marks a significant departure for Mendenhall during his time at Virginia.
VIRGINIA’S THREE-QUARTERBACK EXPERIMENT WILL CONTINUE AGAINST NO. 15 NORTH CAROLINAGENE WANGOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
This wasn’t like baseball, they said, where a new pitcher could be plugged into the starting rotation or a new hitter could be written into the lineup and simply do his thing.
CORONAVIRUS PROTOCOLS ARE IMPACTING THE NFL TRADE DEADLINE — AND MAKING FOR EARLIER DEALSMARK MASKEOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Before Zimmerman decided against playing, that rotation was supposed to include Kendrick and Thames, a left-handed slugger.
NATIONALS DECLINE OPTIONS FOR ADAM EATON, HOWIE KENDRICK, ANÍBAL SÁNCHEZ AND ERIC THAMESJESSE DOUGHERTYOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Also working back into the regular rotation from an undisclosed ailment is senior defensive tackle DaShawn Crawford, who started 11 games last season.
VIRGINIA TECH DEFENSE WILLING TO GIVE UP RUSHING YARDS TO AVOID BIG PASSING PLAYSGENE WANGOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Since it’s small, it spins pretty fast, doing a full rotation on its axis in less than four and a half hours.
NASA’S ABOUT TO TRY GRABBING A CHUNK OF ASTEROID TO BRING TO EARTH—AND YOU CAN WATCHVANESSA BATES RAMIREZOCTOBER 16, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Thrusters fire again for the “matchpoint burn” to match the spacecraft’s speed with the asteroid’s rotation.
A NASA SPACECRAFT IS ABOUT TO SCOOP UP SOME ASTEROID RUBBLENEEL PATELOCTOBER 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
If they do it, Atlanta will have to lean on one of the most untested rotations ever, but one that proved to be an unexpected strength against Cincinnati — and a lineup and bullpen that are sure to provide plenty of help, too.
THIS ROTATION ISN’T ‘VINTAGE BRAVES,’ BUT ATLANTA IS MAKING IT WORKNEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 6, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO ROTATIONAL

  • circumgyratory
  • circumrotatory
  • circumvolutory
  • gyral
  • gyrational
  • gyratory
  • rotary
  • rotational
  • rotative
  • rotatory
  • trochilic
  • veriginous
  • vortical
  • vorticose
  • whirling
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