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gyrate

verb [I] uk   /dʒaɪˈreɪt/  us   /ˈdʒaɪ.reɪt/
to turn around and around on a fixed point, usually quickly to dance, especially in a sexual way: A line of male dancers gyrated to the music while the audience screamed their appreciation.
gyration
noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌdʒaɪˈreɪ.ʃən/
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