Precess definition

prē-sĕs, prēsĕs
Frequency:
To move in or be subjected to precession.
verb
1
0
To move by precession.
verb
0
0
(of an axis of rotation) To have an angle that varies cyclically.
verb
0
0
(of a rotating object) To wobble; to rotate about an axis that precesses.
verb
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of precess

  • Back-formation from precession

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition