Definitions and translations for "rotation"

Definition of rotation

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Noun
1. The act of turning around a centre or an axis.
The earth's rotation about its axis is responsible for its being slightly oblate rather than a sphere.
2. A single complete cycle around a centre or an axis.
Earth's moon completes a rotation every twenty-seven days or so.
3. A regular variation in a sequence.
Crop rotation
The medical resident finished a two-week rotation in pediatrics and began one in orthopaedics.
4. An operation that a continuous isometry deformation that fixes at least one point can result in.
The function mapping (x,y) to (−y,x) is a rotation.
5. The set of pitchers of a team.
6. The step during takeoff when the pilot commands the vehicle to lift the nose wheel off the ground during the takeoff roll.
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English - English - rotation

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n. revolution, one full turn; one full spin; instance of revolving or spinning; set order in which events take place
n. revolution, one full turn, one full spin, instance of revolving or spinning; set order in which events take place
n. rotation, spinning, turnround; motion, twirl

English - Spanish - rotation

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s. rotación, alternación, giro

English - French - rotation

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n. rotation, circulation; tour, circuit; tournoiement, déroulement

English - German - rotation

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n. Rotation; Umdrehung; Kreislauf

English - Indonesian - rotation

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n. perputaran, putaran, perkitaran, peredaran, pusaran, pusingan, rotasi, pergiliran

English - Italian - rotation

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s. rotazione, roteazione; giro; avvicendamento, alternanza; sistema rotativo; rivoluzione

English - Polish - rotation

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n. obracanie się, obrót, obracanie, obieg, rotacja

English - Portuguese - rotation

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s. rotação, giro; volta

English - Romanian - rotation

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n. pivotare, rotaţie, vârtej

English - Russian - rotation

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с. вращение, поворот, чередование

English - Turkish - rotation

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i. rotasyon, çevirme, devir, dönme, dönüş, sıra ile yapma, nöbetleşe yapma, deveran, nöbetleşme

English - Ukrainian - rotation

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n. обертання, оберт, чергування, оббіг

French - English - rotation

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(f) n. rotation, spinning, turnround; motion, twirl

German - English - rotation

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n. revolution, one full turn; one full spin; instance of revolving or spinning; set order in which events take place

English - Dutch - rotation

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zn. omwenteling, rotatie

English - Greek - rotation

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ουσ. περιστροφή

French - Spanish - rotation

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1. (général) rotación (f)
2. (emploi) rotación (f)
3. (mouvement) rotación (f)

German - Spanish - rotation

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n. rotación (f)

French - German - rotation

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n. drehbewegung, drehung, rotation, umdrehung, umkreisung, schwenkung, schwenk, umlauf, turnus, rotieren

French - Italian - rotation

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1. (général) rotazione (f)
2. (emploi) rotazione (f)
3. (mouvement) rotazione (f)

French - Portuguese - rotation

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1. (général) rotação (f)
2. (emploi) rodízio (m); revezamento (m)
3. (mouvement) rotação (f)

French - Russian - rotation

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n. вращение (f), верчение (f), оборот (f), поворот (тех.) (f), грузооборот (f)

French - Turkish - rotation

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[la] dönme, dönüş; almaşık ekim

German - French - rotation

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n. rotation (f)

German - Italian - rotation

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n. rotazione (f)

German - Russian - rotation

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n. вращение (f), ротация (f), вращательный: вращательное движение (f)

German - Turkish - rotation

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i. dönme (f), rotasyon (f)

French - Dutch - rotation

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1. (général) afwisselen (n); wisseling (f)
2. (emploi) rotatie (f)
3. (mouvement) rotatie (f)

German - Dutch - rotation

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rotatie

English - Arabic - rotation

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‏دوران، تعاقب، مناوبة، تناوب، تناوب في الزراعة، دورة، تدوير، إدارة، الدوران‏

English - Chinese - rotation

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(名) 旋转; 循环; 自转; 轮流, 交替

English - Chinese - rotation

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(名) 旋轉; 循環; 自轉; 輪流, 交替

English - Hindi - rotation

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n. चक्कर, नियमित आवर्तन, परिभ्रमण, वर्तन, विवर्त्तन

English - Japanese - rotation

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(名) 回転; 自転; 循環; 交替

English - Korean - rotation

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명. 회전, 순환; 순환하는 것; 일의 순환, 사건이 일어나는 순서

English - Vietnamese - rotation

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n. sự hồi chuyển, sự thay phiên

German - Chinese - rotation

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[die] pl.Rotationen 回转,转动,旋转,自转
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Synonyms for rotation
revolution: turn, spin, gyration, cycle