Meaning of GYRO in English

GYRO

I. ˈjī-(ˌ)rō noun

( plural gyros )

Date: 1910

1. : gyrocompass

2. : gyroscope

II. ˈyē-ˌrō, ˈzhir-ō noun

( plural gyros )

Etymology: New Greek gyros turn, from Greek; from the rotation of the meat on a spit

Date: 1971

: a sandwich especially of lamb and beef, tomato, onion, and yogurt sauce on pita bread

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