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English definition of “spin”

spin

verb [I/T] (TURN)   /spɪn/ (present participle spinning, past tense and past participle spun  /spʌn/)
to turn around and around, or to cause something or someone to turn: [I] The earth spins on its axis. [I] She heard footsteps behind her, and spun around to see who was there. [T] The slight contact spun Joyce around.
(Definition of spin verb (TURN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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