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Synonyms for pivot

pivot on something

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to turn or cause to turn in place, as on a hinge or fixed point, tracing an arclike path

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to move, as a gun, laterally

to change the direction or course of

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the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver

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axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

the act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot

turn on a pivot

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Closing the door pivots the latch, allowing the magazine follower assembly to drive shells rearward into the action.
Since the door pivots and balances on pins (offset 16 inches from one side), a slender steel framework is all that's needed to hold both the door and surrounding glass in place.
The weighty door pivots effortlessly into the narrow outdoor hall flowing into a central courtyard.
Screw such things as bifold door pivots and door stops to the wall, not to the floor, to avoid hindering the floor's free movement (Photo 11).
11 SCREW bifold door pivots to the wall, but not to the floor.