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- the act of gyrating; circular or spiral motion
- something gyrate, as a whorl
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The act of gyrating.
- a. Circular or spiral motion.b. An oscillation or varying between states: “increased volatility and unprecedented gyrations in interest rates” (Jack Egan).