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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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Note how the major extrusion lobe lobe-sided it off the plane of longitudinal axis into a boomerang, the bigger end picking up as keep a coat as the minor lobe as the process of waxing outward from the centrode finally arrested.