Words nearby gyroscope
OTHER WORDS FROM gyroscopegy·ro·scop·ic [jahy-ruh-skop-ik] /ˌdʒaɪ rəˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectivegy·ro·scop·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for gyroscopic
This particular horse was of that type, and almost simultaneous with the removal of the blind he was in gyroscopic action.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands|H. Hagedorn.
Its gyroscopic quality steadies it and the whirl of its propeller tends always to lift its weight.Old Plymouth Trails|Winthrop Packard
It is probable that a gyroscopic compass will be the standard type for dirigibles.Flying the Atlantic in Sixteen Hours|Arthur Whitten Brown
It halted and swayed on the single rail, and the whir of the gyroscopic balancers filled the cavern.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various
He is sitting back behind the gyroscopic compass watching the captain, with big eyes and a solemn face like the infant Saint John.Walking Shadows|Alfred Noyes