nonrotating

adjective
non·​ro·​tat·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈrō-ˌtā-tiŋ How to pronounce nonrotating (audio) , especially British -rō-ˈtā- \

Definition of nonrotating

: not rotating or capable of rotation a nonrotating filter ring on a camera works on a nonrotating shift In an infinite ocean on a nonrotating Earth, the waters would always move in the same direction as the wind that set it in motion.— M. Grant Gross

First Known Use of nonrotating

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonrotating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonrotating. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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