Definition of Gyrostats
1. gyrostat [n] - See also: gyrostat
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gyrostats
Literary usage of Gyrostats
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Treatise on Gyrostatics and Rotational Motion: Theory and Applications by Andrew Gray (1918)
"gyrostats. Before proceeding further with the more abstract theory of a top, it will be useful perhaps to give an account of ..."
2. A Primer of Air Navigation by Harry Egerton Wimperis (1920)
"... conditions—Effect of acceleration on a pendulum—Resonance in vibration—Magnetic Compass— Variation—Deviation—Swinging—Types of compass—gyrostats. 10. ..."
3. Practical Gyrostatic Balancing by Herbert Chatley (1912)
"... PARADOX—CONSTRUCTION OF gyrostats THERE is a well-known saying to the effect that the commonplace is frequently the most marvellous, and the subject to ..."