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circumrotate

[ sur-kuh m-roh-teyt ]
/ ˌsɜr kəmˈroʊ teɪt /

verb (used without object), cir·cum·ro·tat·ed, cir·cum·ro·tat·ing.

to rotate like a wheel.

Nearby words

circumnutate, circumnutation, circumocular, circumpolar, circumradius, circumrotate, circumscissile, circumscribe, circumscribed, circumscribed myxedema, circumscribed scleroderma

Origin of circumrotate

< Latin circumrotātus (past participle of circumrotāre), equivalent to circum- circum- + rotātus; see rotate1
Related formscir·cum·ro·ta·tion, nouncir·cum·ro·ta·to·ry [sur-kuh m-roh-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˌsɜr kəmˈroʊ təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjective
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