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pivot
'pɪvət
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot.
  2. Axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns.
  3. The person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver.
(动) As a verb
  1. Turn on a pivot.
Hyphenationpiv•ot
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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枢轴shūzhóupivot; fulcrum
支点zhīdiǎnfulcrum (for a lever)
在枢轴上转动zài shūzhóu shàng zhuǎndòngto turn on a pivot
装枢轴于zhuāng shūzhóu yúpivot
shūhinge; pivot
car (of a train); compartment; the inside of a cart, axis; pivot; axle; an axletree
枢纽shūniǔhub (e.g. of traffic network); hinge; pivot; fulcrum
machine; engine; opportunity; intention; aircraft; pivot; crucial point; flexible (quick-witted); organic; (Chinese surname)
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