Revolution

Technology / Motorcycle / Revolution: Revolution is the name of the Harley-Davidson engine first introduced in the V-Rod in 2001. This engine is an 1130cc, 115 HP, 60 degree V-Twin using rubber mounting with a single counterbalancer.

Other Words for Revolution

Revolution Adjective Synonyms: rotation, turn, orbit, circuit, spin, lap, round, cycle, circle, gyration, wheel, whirl, pirouette
Revolution Verb Synonyms: mutiny, revolt, rebellion, coup (d'‚tat), uprising, insurgency, insurrection, putsch, take-over, overthrow
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Revolutions Per Minute (RPM)

Technology / Motors / Revolutions Per Minute (RPM): The number of times per minute the shaft of the motor (machine) rotates. This is a function of design and the power supply. MORE

Revolutions

Entertainment / Bowling / Revolutions: The number of times the ball rolls over its circumference from when it is released until it contacts the pins; as a rule, more is better. However, it is also commonly referred to as the number of time MORE

Solar Return, Solar Revolution

Science / Astrology / Solar Return, Solar Revolution: A horoscope erected for the exact time in a given year when the transiting Sun reaches the same position it held in the natal horoscope; used to project conditions for the year of interest. MORE

Synodical Month

Science / Tides and Currents / Synodical Month: The average period of the revolution of the Moon around the Earth with respect to the Sun, or the average interval between corresponding phases of the Moon. The synodical month is approximately 29.530 MORE

Sidereal Month

Science / Tides and Currents / Sidereal Month: Average period of the revolution of the Moon around the Earth with respect to a fixed star, equal to 27.321,66 1 mean solar days. MORE

Nodical Month

Science / Tides and Currents / Nodical Month: Average period of the revolution of the Moon around the Earth with respect to the Moon's ascending node. It is approximately 27.212,220 days in length. MORE

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