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English definition of “pivot”

pivot

noun [C]     /ˈpɪvət/
FIXED POINT a fixed point on which something balances or turns Describing angles, lines and orientations
IMPORTANT the most important part of somethingImportant and essential thingsInformation and messages
pivot verb [I, T]
(Definition of pivot noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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