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Origin of gyroscope
OTHER WORDS FROM gyroscopegy·ro·scop·ic [jahy-ruh-skop-ik], /ˌdʒaɪ rəˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectivegy·ro·scop·i·cal·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for gyroscope
Each box has sensors on board—accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer—and computing equipment.Getting rescued by helicopter has risks. This gadget could make it safer.|Rob Verger|January 21, 2021|Popular Science
They can also turn the connected orb into a gaming remote control, making use of the embedded gyroscope and accelerometer.Gift Guide: 22 STEM toy gift ideas for every little builder|Natasha Lomas|November 23, 2020|TechCrunch
All battleships in the United States Navy are now fitted with the gyroscopic compass.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
In 1905, Elmer Sperry invented his gyroscopic compass which is unaffected by terrestrial magnetism and points to the true north.Invention|Bradley A. Fiske
The gyroscopic action of a rotary engine will affect the longitudinal stability when an aeroplane is turned to right or left.The Aeroplane Speaks|H. Barber
Both diving gauges had failed and the gyroscopic compass had followed suit.The Story of Our Submarines|John Graham Bower
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.