gyrostatics

[ jahy-ruh-stat-iks ]
/ ˌdʒaɪ rəˈstæt ɪks /

noun (used with a singular verb) Mechanics.

the science that deals with the laws of rotating bodies.

Origin of gyrostatics

Related forms

gy·ro·stat·ic, adjectivegy·ro·stat·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for gyrostatics

gyrostatics

/ (ˌdʒaɪrəʊˈstætɪks) /

noun

(functioning as singular) the science of rotating bodies
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