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Synonyms for gyro

a Greek sandwich: sliced roast lamb with onion and tomato stuffed into pita bread

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

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Gyro International is a global integrated brand communications Agency.
The Market Fresh Gyro will be available for a limited time and is part of Arby's Market Fresh(R) menu line-up, which includes a wide selection of sandwiches, wraps and salads.
We had reliable heading information in about five minutes, and my gyros were back on line in 15 minutes.
Georgia's Gyros continues to offer catering, which it has done for Comcast Cablevision of Arkansas Inc.
com, Gyro is an Advertising Age Top 50 global agency deploying a digitally savvy, 600-employee team of creative professionals in 17 offices in nine countries throughout the world.
Client campaign wins across HP, FedEx, Hobart, Heathrow Express, gyro, Tetra Pak, Kimberly-Clark Professional, Venture Finance and USG.
NASA estimates that there's a 20 percent chance another gyro will give out before the October mission.
5 deg/h, STIM210 offers an immediate choice to system designers to displace large, expensive, fragile and prone to wear current Fiber Optic Gyro (FOG) or mechanical gyro sensors.
The HRG has been a vital part of numerous space programs and we expect that this long-lasting, innovative gyro will continue to be mission-critical for our customers.
More than 5,200 gyro sandwiches will be made by the time the festival ends Monday.
He contends NASA should have learned a lesson from IUE and equipped Hubble with instruments that could pinch hit for a failed gyro.
The SCC1300 combines this gyro with a high accuracy 3-axis accelerometer in the same package and offers interesting opportunities in various applications," he says.
The ADXRS646 gyro offers a measurement range of O250x/s, 1 kHz bandwidth, and 8x/hr drift with low broadband noise.
The analog output X and Y axis gyro offers a small form factor, low power consumption with exceptional performance in a durable package to perform even in the most rugged environments.
Since then, however, engineers have determined that it could operate with only a single gyro, or possibly none.