rotary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “rotary” in the English Dictionary

"rotary" in British English

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rotaryadjective

uk   /ˈrəʊ.tər.i/  us   /ˈroʊ.t̬ɚ-/
(of a ​machine) having a ​part that ​moves around in a ​circle: a rotary ​engine

rotarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈrəʊ.tər.i/  us   /ˈroʊ.t̬ɚ-/ US
(Definition of rotary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rotary" in American English

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rotaryadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈroʊ·t̬ə·ri/
turning in a ​circle around a ​fixedpoint, or having one or more ​parts that ​turns in this way: a rotary ​motor/​mower

rotarynoun [C]

 us   /ˈroʊ·t̬ə·ri/
(Definition of rotary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rotary”
in Spanish rotativo…
in Vietnamese quay…
in Malaysian berpusing…
in Thai ซึ่งหมุนรอบ…
in French rotatif…
in German kreisend…
in Chinese (Simplified) (机器)有旋转部件的, 旋转式的…
in Turkish bir eksen eterafında dönen, döner…
in Russian вращающийся…
in Indonesian berputar…
in Chinese (Traditional) (機器)有旋轉部件的, 旋轉式的…
in Polish obrotowy…
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