Revolution

Pronunciation: /ˌrɛv əˈlu ʃən/ ?

A revolution is one complete turn around a circle. For example, a revolution of the wheel on a car is turning around to arrive where it was. The term revolutions per minute means how many times a wheel turns a full circle in a minute.

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  1. revolution. http://wordnet.princeton.edu/. WordNet. Princeton University. (Accessed: 2011-01-08). http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=revolution&sub=Search+WordNet&o2=&o0=1&o7=&o5=&o1=1&o6=&o4=&o3=&h=.

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Revolution. 2008-12-31. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/r/revolution.html.

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2008-12-31: Added 'More Information' (McAdams, David.)
2008-07-01: Initial version (McAdams, David.)

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