Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to rotary motion; having power to draw out or turn round.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. OF or pertaining to rotary motion; having power to draw out or turn round.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or characterized by rotary motion; having power to draw out or turn round.
  • n. The doctrine of the composition of circular motions.

Etymologies

See trochilics. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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