rotative

adjective
ro·​ta·​tive | \ ˈrō-ˌtā-tiv How to pronounce rotative (audio) also rō-ˈtā- \

Definition of rotative

1 : turning like a wheel : rotary
2 : relating to, occurring in, or characterized by rotation

Other Words from rotative

rotatively adverb

First Known Use of rotative

1747, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Rotative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rotative. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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