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ro·ta·ry

rotary

 
 
pronunciation:
ro t ri
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: turning or able to turn on an axis.
My old telephone has a rotary dial.
definition 2: having a part or parts that turn on an axis.
I dialed her number on my old rotary telephone.
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The word rotary contains the following part:
rot Latin root that means turn
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