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revolution
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
4. A total or radical change; as, a revolution in one's circumstances or way of living.
7. The motion of a point, line, or surface about a point or line as its center or axis, in such a manner that a moving point generates a curve, a moving line a surface ( called a surface of revolution), and a moving surface a solid ( called a solid of revolution); as, the revolution of a right- angled triangle about one of its sides generates a cone; the revolution of a semicircle about the diameter generates a sphere.
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