Rotate

Definition of Rotate

Ro´tate
a.1.Having the parts spreading out like a wheel; wheel-shaped; as, a rotate spicule or scale; a rotate corolla, i.e., a monopetalous corolla with a flattish border, and no tube or a very short one.
v. i.1.To turn, as a wheel, round an axis; to revolve.
[imp. & p. p. Rotated ; p. pr. & vb. n. Rotating.]
2.To perform any act, function, or operation in turn, to hold office in turn; as, to rotate in office.
1.To cause to turn round or revolve, as a wheel around an axle.
2.To cause to succeed in turn; esp., to cause to succeed some one, or to be succeeded by some one, in office.

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