Definitions for

Overview of noun rotation

The noun rotation has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) rotation, rotary motion

(the act of rotating as if on an axis; "the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music")

2. rotation

((mathematics) a transformation in which the coordinate axes are rotated by a fixed angle about the origin)

3. rotation, revolution, gyration

(a single complete turn (axial or orbital); "the plane made three rotations before it crashed"; "the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year")

4. rotation

(a planned recurrent sequence (of crops or personnel etc.); "crop rotation makes a balanced demand on the fertility of the soil"; "the manager had only four starting pitchers in his rotation") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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