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gyrostat

[ jahy-ruh-stat ]
/ ˈdʒaɪ rəˌstæt /
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noun
a modified gyroscope, consisting of a rotating wheel pivoted within a rigid case.
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Origin of gyrostat

First recorded in 1875–80; gyro- + -stat
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