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ro·tate

 (rō′tāt)
v. ro·tat·ed, ro·tat·ing, ro·tates
v.intr.
1. To turn around on an axis or center. See Synonyms at turn.
2. To proceed in sequence; take turns or alternate: Interns will rotate through the various departments.
v.tr.
1. To cause to turn on an axis or center.
2.
a. To plant or grow (crops) in a fixed order of succession.
b. To cause to alternate or proceed in sequence: The coach rotates her players frequently near the end of the game.
adj.
Having radiating parts; wheel-shaped.

[Latin rotāre, rotāt-, from rota, wheel; see ret- in Indo-European roots.]

ro′tat′a·ble adj.
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rotating

(rəʊˈteɪtɪŋ)
adj
1. revolving around a central axis, line, or point: the rotating blades of a helicopter.
2. passing in turn to each of two or more eligible parties: the rotating presidency of the EU.
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Translations

rotating

[rəʊˈteɪtɪŋ] ADJ [blade] → rotativo, giratorio; [presidency] → rotatorio
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rotating

[rəʊˈteɪtɪŋ] adj
[movement] → tournant(e)
[presidency, chairmanship] → tournant(e)
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rotating

adj (= revolving)rotierend, sich drehend; cropsim Wechsel angebaut; presidencyim Turnus wechselnd; on a rotating basisin einem gewissen Turnus
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rotating

[rəʊˈteɪtɪŋ] adj (revolving) → rotante
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Subsequently, the mixed slurry was rotatingly coated onto the surface of an [Al.sub.2][O.sub.3] tube in which there was a Ni-Cr wire used as heater.