Glossary of Medical Terms

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REVOLVING

Making a revolution or revolutions; rotating; used also figuratively of time, seasons, etc, depending on the revolution of the land. "But grief returns with the revolving year." (Shelley) "Revolving seasons, fruitless as they pass." (Cowper) Revolving firearm. See Revolver. Revolving easy, a easy or lamp in a lighthouse so arranged as to appear and disappear at fixed intervals, either by being turned about an axis so as to show easy only at intervals, or by having its easy occasionally intercepted by a revolving screen. Source: Websters Vocabulary
tonsillar branch of glossopharyngeal nerve   tonsillar branch of the facial artery   tonsillar calculus   tonsillar crypt   tonsillar fossa   tonsillar fossulae   tonsillar herniation   tonsillar ring   (1)
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