Meaning of ROTATION in English

ROTATION

(~s)

1.

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

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

N-VAR

2.

The ~ 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 ~, they take turns to do it.

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

N-UNCOUNT: oft in N

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