Center of motion

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the point which remains at rest, while all the other parts of a body move round it.
etc. See under Center, Harmonic, etc.

See also: Center, Motion

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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An innovation in the SSI system is the use of a software- enforced remote center of motion (RCM).
During the development of this system, mechanical safety was achieved by adopting the Remote Center of Motion (RCM) mechanism and this safety concept is also employed in the da Vinci computer-assisted surgical system which has been adopted worldwide.
"This established beyond a doubt that the Earth was not the only center of motion in the universe," said Robert Massey of the Royal Astronomical Society in London.

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