¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Rotations

**1.** rotation [n] - See also: rotation

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Rotations

### Literary usage of Rotations

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *The Elementary Part of A Treatise on the Dynamics of a System of Rigid* by Edward John Routh (1905)

"It is often necessary to compound rotations about axes OA, OB which meet at a
point 0. But, as the only case which occurs in rigid dynamics is that in which ..."**2.** *The Elementary Part of a Treatise on the Dynamics of a System of Rigid* by Edward John Routh (1897)

"These two last planes intersect in the central axis. Composition of **Rotations**
and Screws. 229. It is often necessary to compound rotations about axes ..."

**3.**

*The Elementary Part of A Treatise on the Dynamics of a System of Rigid*by Edward John Routh (1905)

"These two last planes intersect in the central axis. Composition of

**and Screws. 229. It is often necessary to compound rotations about axes OA, ..."**

**Rotations****4.**

*The Collected Mathematical Papers of Arthur Cayley*by Arthur Cayley (1896)

"Klein's theory of the " Icosahedron " that homographies correspond to rotations (of a solid body about a fixed point) : in such wise that, considering the ..."

**5.**

*A Text-book of Physics*by William Watson (1911)

"Composition and Resolution of

**. — In order to completely define a linear ...**

**Rotations****may be compounded or resolved in a manner analogous to that ..."**

**Rotations****6.**

*Journal of the American Chemical Society*by American Chemical Society (1901)

"NEARLY all active substances exhibit different rotations in different solvents. In some cases the causes of these variations, are known while in other and ..."

**7.**

*An Elementary Treatise on Kinematics and Dynamics*by James Gordon MacGregor (1887)

"If there are more than two successive indefinitely small rotations, ... Composition of Simultaneous

**.—Simultaneous rotations are usually called ..."**

**Rotations**