nonrotating

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adjective non·ro·tat·ing \ ˌnän-ˈrō-ˌtā-tiŋ , especially British -rō-ˈtā- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

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


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