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Synonyms for spin

Synonyms for spin

to rotate rapidly

to have the sensation of turning in circles

a trip in a motor vehicle

Synonyms for spin

a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)

the act of rotating rapidly

a short drive in a car

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rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral

a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)

revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis

stream in jets, of liquids

cause to spin

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make up a story

form a web by making a thread

work natural fibers into a thread

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twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation

prolong or extend

References in periodicals archive ?
Spinning out is better than closing out activities if there is a market need for a product in development, in the case of an IP-oriented firm, or for specialized expertise, in the case of a service-oriented spin-out.
The evidence provided by our interviews indicates that the main drivers for spinning out drug discovery and development activities are related to risk and performance concerns and less to cost-driven variables.
Scottish strength in Higher Education has been underlined by the success of universities spinning out companies as part of a world class research base.
Oxford and Cambridge lead the way in terms of nanotechnology research and spinning out companies, but there are a number of other significant centres and universities, with over 1500 researchers UK wide.