Meaning of ROTATION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ roʊteɪʃ(ə)n ]

( rotations)


Rotation is circular movement. A rotation is the movement of something through one complete circle.

...the daily rotation of the earth upon its axis.



The rotation of a group of things or people is the fact of them taking turns to do a particular job or serve a particular purpose. If people do something in rotation , they take turns to do it.

Once a month we met for the whole day, and in rotation each one led the group.

N-UNCOUNT : oft in N

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