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English definition of “swivel”

swivel

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈswɪv.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-) us  
to (cause to) turn round a central point in order to face in another direction: She swivelled round to look out of the window. The ostrich swivelled its head in our direction.

swivel

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈswɪv.əl/ us  
turning around a central point to face in another direction: a swivel chair a swivel lamp
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