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Origin of centrifugal
OTHER WORDS FROM centrifugalcen·trif·u·gal·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH centrifugalcentrifugal centripetal
Words nearby centrifugal
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War can be a centrifugal force, pulling together disparate groups who share a common enemy.
However, the tendency of the town has always been centrifugal.On the Stairs|Henry B. Fuller
The centrifugal wringer, or dryer, consists of a tub, inside of which is a smaller tub with perforated sides.Mechanical Devices in the Home|Edith Louise Allen
But centrifugal force had rendered them ridiculous, and the public never sympathises with those whom ridicule has covered.The Lion's Share|E. Arnold Bennett
We are—as the Census Returns for 1901 quite clearly show—in the early phase of a great development of centrifugal possibilities.Anticipations|Herbert George Wells
You know all too well the effect of sharp turns at high speed and the results of the centrifugal force.The Black Star Passes|John W Campbell