How to use Rotated in a sentence
A glass plate fixed to a wooden or metal shaft is rotated by a winch.
The whole organ can be rotated by special muscles.
The verniers having been read, the cross-arm is rotated so as to deflect the needle a in the opposite direction, and a new setting is taken.
The optical apparatus generally consists of a mirror mounted on an axis parallel to the axis of the earth, and rotated with the same angular velocity as the sun.
Cayley's screws were peculiar, inasmuch as they were superimposed and rotated in opposite directions.Advertisement
Under her hand, the pillar box rotated slowly.
In polarized light they show a weak grey colour with a black cross, the arms of which are parallel to the cobwebs in the eyepiece of the microscope and remain stationary when the section is rotated.
The drill was worked by a stock with a loose cap (53), rotated by a drill bow, in the XIIth to Roman dynasties.
The cylinders are made of steel plate, lined with refractory bricks, are carried on rollers at a slight angle with the horizontal, and are rotated by power.
It is easily seen that if the mirror be rotated at the same angular velocity as the sun the right ascensions will remain equal throughout the day, and therefore this device reflects the rays in the direction of the earth's axis; a second fixed mirror reflects them in any other fixed direction.Advertisement
There are farther inconveniences in the use of such a telescope, viz., that the image undergoes a diurnal rotation about the axis of the horizontal telescope, so that, unless the sensitive plate is also rotated by clockwork, it is impossible to obtain sharp photographs with any but instantaneous exposures.
Mercury and Venus were also studied, and he concluded that these planets rotated on their axes in the same time as they revolved about the sun; but these views are questioned.
The recording surface is a sheet of photographic paper wrapped round a drum which is rotated at a constant speed by clockwork about a horizontal axis.
The figure of the path of con tact is that traced on a fixed plane by the tracing-point, when the rolling curve is rotated in such a manner as always to touch a fixed straight line EIE (or EIE, as the case may be) at a fixed point I (or I).
Faraday's copper disk rotated between the poles of a magnet, and producing thereby an electric current, became the parent of 1 See also his Submarine Telegraphs (London, 1898).Advertisement
This type was fixed, both in vertical and in perpendicular positions, upon a cylinder, round which rotated other cylinders, which held and compressed the sheets against the larger one, which also revolved and carried the printing surface.
Henry Wilde, in 1875, in depositing copper on iron printing-rollers, recognized this principle and rotated the rollers during electrolysis, thereby renewing the surfaces of metal and liquid in mutual contact, and imparting sufficient motion to the solution to prevent stratification; as an alternative he imparted motion to the electrolyte by means of propeller blades.
The upper end of the quartz fibre is rotated by a torsion head, and a metal cover serves to screen the instrument from stray electrostatic fields.
Laevo-tartaric acid is identical in its chemical and in most of its physical properties with the dextro-acid, differing chiefly in its action on polarized light, the plane of polarization being rotated to the left.
Arago in 1811 found that in the case of white light and with moderately thin plates the transmitted light is no longer white but coloured, a variation of brightness but not of tint being produced when the polarizer and analyser being crossed are rotated together, while the rotation of the analyser alone produces a change of colour, which passes through white into the complementary tint.Advertisement
When, however, a plate of quartz is used in this experiment, the light is coloured and is in no case cut off by the analyser, the tint, however, changing as the analyser is rotated.
The object, which was likened in size to a commercial airliner, slowly rotated above the quiet motorway.
The office chairs are available with fixed armrests or adjustable armrests that can be rotated sideways.
Construction Process A hollow stemmed continuous flight auger is rotated into the ground to the required depth.
The oscillator was rotated by a brass wheel on the side of the compass binnacle, the two being connected by a steel cable.Advertisement
In the case of dual axial-flow compressor engines, the high-pressure compressor is usually the only one rotated by the starter.
Straightened and rotated symphony concert at from the bike.
The bright features are mostly clean rotated epitaxial dimers.
You've got a dud in your hands if the line distorts or wavers when the lens is rotated slightly.
Farmers rotated their crops to avoid the exhaustion of the soil.Advertisement
To increase inductance from minimum to maximum the dial must be rotated first from 100 to 200 then from 100 to 0.
Subsequent rendering is rotated by the specified radians relative to the previous origin.
And when you say you rotated the rectangle in Step 3, you mean going from Step 3 to Step 4, right?
At this stage the pedals may be freely rotated; the right pedal should be rotated to around the seven o'clock position.
The list was to have been rotated, imposing further tariffs on a revised range of European goods.Advertisement
To make things easier it can be rotated into the principal stress tensor by a suitable change of axes.
Then, as the diurnal motion causes the star-image to travel away from the axis of rotation, the micrometer box is rotated till the image of the star when at a considerable distance from the axis is bisected by the position-web.
Rotary querns have a circular upper stone that was rotated on a base stone, with the corn ground between the two.
The antenna rotated at 4 rpm and the transmissions broke through on every television set for miles around !
The detection pattern of 90 degrees with 12m range can be rotated through 180 degrees allowing flexible mounting of the unit.Advertisement
I rotated anti-clockwise, and am right handed, either way I still ended up dizzy.
Almost like the touch screen was rotated slightly anticlockwise !
Existing ' rotation invariant ' texture classification schemes can fail when the 3D textures are rotated.
If the left is more visible than the right, the shoulder girdle must be rotated to the left in relation to the pelvis.
He screeched at the creature ultrasonically, which rotated through 180 degrees and skittered back into the undergrowth making frightened, low pitched rumblings.Advertisement
The Air base we were attached to had a squadron of stealth fighters based there which were rotated on a regular basis.
All pieces are very product oriented and constantly rotated to obtain synergy effect from promotions communicated on and offline.
The tests were repeated twice with the transducer array rotated slightly in the tank to obtain similar profiles, with identical results.
This wheel sits at the upper center of the mouse, where it is rotated with a finger.
The wood is rotated 90 degrees for every cut so that a grain pattern is created on the wood.Advertisement
Items that have been well cared for will have even wear and fading from being rotated frequently and kept out of damaging sunlight.
Composting occurs in the sealed container and the containers are rotated as needed.
The drum is rotated in order to aerate the compost materials.
Some are very easily rotated by a turning a crank on the side.
Swing arm rods- For glass doors and tall windows, swing arm rods can be rotated out of the way when necessary.
The air finds no flat surface to batter against and the house is not easily tipped or rotated.
Usually, the heads may be adjusted or rotated separately.
Players were wowed by the Mode 7 graphics, a special variety of SNES technology that allowed sprites to be rotated and scaled to simulate 3D environments.
The block pieces can be rotated in different directions to help place them in desired locations.
In a "billboard"-like style, the sprites can be rotated on a 2D plane, as well as enlarged or shrunk in order to give the appearance of depth.
The teeth are not rotated, twisted, or leaning forward or backward.
It's a long tedious process that controls the direction and amount of light the plant receives while being rotated.
Place the paper with the colored side up, rotated so the corners are at the top/bottom and to the sides.
The babies getting the breast would be rotated each feeding, so each baby would get at least one feeding every day at the breast.
Toast in the late 1800's and early 1900's, for example, was commonly inserted into the middle of a metal frame and held over a fire and rotated so the bread browned on both sides.
As the popcorn is rotated, the butter or salt is released allowing for even distribution.
These animals are rotated in this order year after year. 2009 is the year of the Ox.
Place the paper in front of you rotated to reveal the diamond shape.
Some watches have a bezel that can be rotated to mark elapsed time.
The early watches also had a seconds disc that rotated to display three small versions of Mickey Mouse chasing each other as the disc spins to mark the seconds.
When Trading Spaces began on TLC in 2000 there were a handful of regular designers who rotated on the show.
The menu is set and rotated monthly, meaning you should check in advance, as you will be offered no choices.
She just rotated to the southwest on orders that neither you nor Jule nor I issued, and the Tucson sites have fallen like flies.
The pod rotated slowly, revealing the shape of the hulking grey ship as it grew farther away.
This may be rectangular in shape (" straight " shed), containing a series of parallel tracks on which the engines stand and which are reached by means of points and crossings diverging from a main track outside; or it may take a polygonal or circular form (round house or rotunda), the lines for the engines radiating from a turn-table which occupies the centre and can be rotated so as to serve any of the radiating lines.
In most of the systems that have been proposed this result is attained by electrical regulation; in one, however, a mechanical method is adopted, the dynamo being so' hung that it allows the driving belt to slip when the speed of the axle exceeds a certain limit, the armature thus being rotated at an approximately constant speed.
The roasting is most simply effected by spreading it on heated slabs, on which it is constantly turned, or a roasting machine is used, consisting of a revolving drum in which the tobacco is rotated, gradually passing from one end to the other, and all the time under the influence of a current of heated air.
Although firmly anchylosed to the bone, the tooth, which when at rest is laid backwards, is erectile, - the bone itself being mobile and rotated round its transverse axis.
After charging, the barrel is rotated, and when the chlorination is complete the contents are emptied on a filter of quartz or some similar material, and the filtrate led to settling tanks.
The prism p is fitted accurately into brass slides (care has to be taken in the construction to place the prism so that an object in the centre of the field will so remain when the eye-piece is rotated in its adapter).
The prism and eye-piece are then rotated together in the adapter.
When A is held still, and B rotated, centrifugal action sets up vortex currents in the water in the pockets; thus a continuous circulation is caused between B and A, and the consequent changes of momentum give rise to oblique reactions.
The material is placed in a perforated cage or "basket," which is enclosed in an outer casing, and when the cage is rapidly rotated by suitable gearing, the liquid portions are forced out into the external casing.
In one the exciting armature is rotated, producing the working voltage of 250, 500 or loon volts.
When the armature is rotated, these two coils endeavour to place themselves in certain directions in the field so as to be perforated by the greatest magnetic flux.
Let the cylinder be rotated so that each white line moves exactly into the place of the next while the prong moves once in and out.
In this water the cocoons are kept stirring by small brushes rotated by mechanical means, and as the silk softens the brushes gradually rise out of the water, bringing entangled with them the loose floss, and thereby revealing the main filament of each cocoon.
The magnet having been attached, the instrument is rotated about its vertical axis till the centre division of the scale appears to coincide with the vertical cross-wire of the telescope.
The needle a being suspended between the jewels, and the needle b being held in the clamp, the cross-arm carrying the reading microscopes and the needle b is rotated till the ends of the needle a coincide with the cross-wires of the microscopes.
In the skysearching periscope the upper prism can be rotated by mechanism inside the periscope, so that aerial observations can be readily made before the submarine " breaks surface."
In order to bring a spectral line upon the camera slit, the slit is widely opened and the plane mirror (f) rotated until the line is seen.
Every three or four years the vegetable garden should be laid out in some new place; but if this cannot be done, the crops should be rotated on different parts of the old garden.
It consisted of a globe of sulphur fixed on an axis and rotated by a winch, and it was electrically excited by the friction of warm hands held against it.
In front of them a disk of ebonite or glass, having carriers of metal fixed to its edge, was rotated by a winch.
A collar is provided, which when tightened on the vertical axis, otherwise free to move, holds it rigidly in position with respect to the plate PP. To this collar is attached a slow-motion screw, working against a reaction spring, by which the plate rr can be rotated through a small arc. The upper plate carrying two, three .or four verniers vv is attached to a vertical coned pillar passing through the centre of the larger pillar and rotating in it; this plate can be clamped to the lower plate by means of the screw C, and can be rotated with respect to it by the slow-motion screw d.
A ray of plane-polarized light traversing a right-handed crystal of quartz in the direction of the triad axis has its plane of polarization rotated to the right, while a left-handed crystal rotates it to the left.
Arago pointed out, by supposing that in passing through the plate the plane of polarization of each monochromatic constituent is rotated by an amount dependent upon the frequency - an explanation that may be at once verified either by using monochromatic light or by analysing the light with a spectroscope, the spectrum in the latter case being traversed by one or more dark bands, according to the thickness of the plate, that pass along the spectrum from end to end as the analyser is rotated.
They rotated through the various properties, leaving when the townspeople started to realize they were not aging.
I rotated out of the dungeon for this?
The best-known of Joule's experiments was that in which a brass paddle consisting of eight arms rotated in a cylindrical vessel of water containing four fixed vanes, which allowed the passage of the arms of the paddle but prevented the water from rotating as a whole.
The diaphragm was itself used as the rubbing surface, and it was either mounted and rotated or the fingers were moved over it.
He was the author of numerous inventions, including the cagniardelle, a blowing machine, which consists essentially of an Archimedean screw set obliquely in a tank of water in such a way that its lower end is completely and its upper end partially immersed, and operated by being rotated in the opposite direction to that required for raising water.
I'll check the records to see which Guardians rotated here from Europe from the past year.