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Synonyms for gyroscope

rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel that offers resistance to turns in any direction

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A humorously gruesome puzzler, you have to guide the comical duo Lil and Laarg (whose names reflect their sizes) through a series of booby-trapped rooms, using a combination of all the Vita's control options - touchpad, touchscreen and gyroscopic motion controls.
With regard to the angular velocity there arise a spin with regard to a gyroscopic motion so that the variation of speed and the torque realize for its application of turbo-machinery in the areas of aerospace science, navigation and missile technology.
Hal Robinson of Arlington, Massachusetts, told me about a highly readable, illustrated classic by John Perry, Spinning Tops and Gyroscopic Motion (Dover, 1957).
applied to a wide variety of problems, most notably fixed-axis rotation and gyroscopic motion.
The rotating fluid exiting the CRV[R] has a gyroscopic motion which counteracts the elbow induced gyroscopic motion.