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  • n. The path traced by the instantaneous rotational centre of a plane figure when it undergoes motion in a plane

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. In two figures having relative motion, one of the two curves which are the loci of the instantaneous center.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mathematics, a locus of the instantaneous center of no velocity, for motion in two dimensions.

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