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rotate (v):
plant or grow in a fixed cyclic order of succession
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We rotate the crops so as to maximize the use of the soil
rotate (v):
perform a job or duty on a rotating basis
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Interns have to rotate for a few months
rotate (v):
turn on or around an axis or a center
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The Earth revolves around the Sun.
The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire

Related Words: revolve
rotate (v):
turn outward
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These birds can splay out their toes.
ballet dancers can rotate their legs out by 90 degrees

Related Word: turn out
rotate (v):
cause to turn on an axis or center
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Rotate the handle
Related Words: circumvolve
rotate (v):
exchange on a regular basis
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We rotate the lead soprano every night
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Do as the Romans do when in Rome

Ya bu deveyi güdersin, ya bu diyardan gidersin.
This idiom means that when you are visiting a different place or culture, you should try to follow their customs and practices. Behave however the people around you behave. Adapt yourself to the customs of the places you visit.


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