from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A gyroscope.
- n. A gyrocompass.
- n. A sandwich made usually of sliced roasted lamb, onion, and tomato on pita bread.
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- n. A style of Greek sandwich commonly filled with grilled meat, tomato, onions, and tzatziki sauce.
- n. A gyroscope, gyrocompass or autogyro.
From Modern Greek guros, a turning, from Greek gūros, circle (from the turning of the meat on a spit ).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Greek γύρος (gýros); from the turning of the meat on a spit. (Wiktionary)