rotatory

[ roh-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]SEE DEFINITION OF rotatory
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It will have a rotatory motion; and this it has been seen to have.

In this rotatory motion they aid themselves by using the legs freely.

That, as I understand it, is a stationary, while this is a rotatory system.

Was it necessary, therefore, to suppose a second, a kind of rotatory movement?

The radius and ulna are not ankylosed, but are incapable of any rotatory movement.

This was worked by a rotatory handle on the side of the gun.

This machine takes the name of torno, from its rotatory motion.

Individual men are like the separate links of a rotatory chain.

When dissolved in alcohol, it does not exhibit this change in rotatory power.

The condition of the rotatory system might now be described as that of equilibrium.

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