ro·​tal | \ ˈrōtᵊl \

Definition of rotal

1a : of or relating to wheels
b : of or relating to rotary motion : rotary
2 [New Latin rotalis, from Late Latin] : of or relating to the Rota

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First Known Use of rotal

circa 1656, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for rotal

Late Latin rotalis wheeled, from Latin rota + -alis -al

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“Rotal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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