Translation for 'pivot' from English to Russian
NOUN   a pivot | pivots
VERB   to pivot | pivoted | pivoted
pivoting | pivots
SYNO pin | pivot | pivot man | ...
вращаться [несов.]to pivot
ось {ж}
точка {ж} вращенияpivot [point]
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Usage Examples English
  • The pony truck can move radially around a real or virtual pivot.
  • The pivot turn or pivot is a technique of turning in place in skiing. The two types are the tail pivot and tip pivot.
  • This bushing allows the user to tighten the pivot screw completely without having to manually adjust the pivot tension.
  • The slightly wider pivot screw spacing of the System 1 bridge needs a Floyd Rose licensed bridge design with one pivot screw cutaway that extends to the edge of the bridge allowing the Floyd Rose licensed bridge to mount onto the System 1 pivot screws.
  • A pivot door, instead of hinges, is supported on a bearing some distance away from the edge, so that there is more or less of a gap on the pivot side as well as the opening side.

  • In their book "Pivot Table Data Crunching", authors Bill Jelen and Mike Alexander call Pito Salas the "father of pivot tables" and credit the pivot table concept with allowing an analyst to replace fifteen minutes of complicated data table and database functions with "just seconds" of dragging fields into place.
  • The goal is to identify when the viable prefixes have the "pivot" and must be reduced.
  • Center-pivot irrigation (sometimes called central pivot irrigation), also called water-wheel and circle irrigation, is a method of crop irrigation in which equipment rotates around a pivot and crops are watered with sprinklers.
  • Dual-pivot steering geometry (also known as virtual pivot) is a geometric arrangement of linkages in the steering of a car designed to reduce or eliminate scrub radius by moving the pivot point of the king pin outboard, in order to improve steering precision and straight line stability.
  • Arina Averina is known for her pivot turns and clean apparatus handling.

  • A simple example is randomized QuickSort, where the pivot is chosen randomly, and divides the elements into three partitions: elements less than pivot, elements equal to pivot, and elements greater than pivot.
  • A center pivot pin is bolted to the body bolster. The center pivot pin runs down vertically through the center of the bogie bolster through the center pivot.
  • In a traditional Floyd Rose (and vintage tremolo), the pivot is a knife edge against the pivot post; when sharpened, the pivot provides zero rotational friction.
  • A rolling object has a pivot point and an imaginary line extending upward from the pivot point; as the object rolls around the pivot point, the center of gravity moves closer to the pivot line.
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