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rotative

[roh-tey-tiv]
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adjective
  1. rotating or pertaining to rotation.
  2. producing rotation.
  3. happening in regular succession.

Origin of rotative

1770–80; < Latin rotāt(us) (see rotate1) + -ive
Related formsro·ta·tive·ly [roh-tey-tiv-lee, -tuh-] /ˈroʊ teɪ tɪv li, -tə-/, adverbnon·ro·ta·tive, adjectiveun·ro·ta·tive, adjective
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