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rotate

US [ˈrəʊˌteɪt]
UK [rəʊˈteɪt]
  • v.旋转;转动;轮换;使…轮流
  • Web循环;旋转命令;轮转
Past Tense:rotated  Present Participle:rotating  Simple Present:rotates  
rotate
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v.
1.
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(使)旋转,转动to move or turn around a central fixed point; to make sth do this
Stay well away from the helicopter when its blades start to rotate.
直升机的螺旋桨开始转动时,尽量离远点儿。
winds rotating around the eye of a hurricane
绕飓风风眼旋转的风
Rotate the wheel through 180 degrees.
将方向盘转动 180 度。
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(工作)由…轮值;(人员)轮换,轮值if a jobrotates , or if peoplerotate a job, they regularly change the job or regularly change who does the job
The EU presidency rotates among the members.
欧盟主席一职由其成员国轮流担任。
When I joined the company, I rotated around the different sections.
我加入这个公司时,轮换过几个不同的部门。
We rotate the night shift so no one has to do it all the time.
我们轮流值夜班,这样就不会有人总是夜班了。

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