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Meaning of "circumnutate" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CIRCUMNUTATE

circumnutate  [ˌsɜːkəmˈnjuːteɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CIRCUMNUTATE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Circumnutate is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb circumnutate in English.

WHAT DOES CIRCUMNUTATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of circumnutate in the English dictionary

The definition of circumnutate in the dictionary is to rotate slightly on a central axis.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CIRCUMNUTATE

PRESENT

Present
I circumnutate
you circumnutate
he/she/it circumnutates
we circumnutate
you circumnutate
they circumnutate
Present continuous
I am circumnutating
you are circumnutating
he/she/it is circumnutating
we are circumnutating
you are circumnutating
they are circumnutating
Present perfect
I have circumnutated
you have circumnutated
he/she/it has circumnutated
we have circumnutated
you have circumnutated
they have circumnutated
Present perfect continuous
I have been circumnutating
you have been circumnutating
he/she/it has been circumnutating
we have been circumnutating
you have been circumnutating
they have been circumnutating
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I circumnutated
you circumnutated
he/she/it circumnutated
we circumnutated
you circumnutated
they circumnutated
Past continuous
I was circumnutating
you were circumnutating
he/she/it was circumnutating
we were circumnutating
you were circumnutating
they were circumnutating
Past perfect
I had circumnutated
you had circumnutated
he/she/it had circumnutated
we had circumnutated
you had circumnutated
they had circumnutated
Past perfect continuous
I had been circumnutating
you had been circumnutating
he/she/it had been circumnutating
we had been circumnutating
you had been circumnutating
they had been circumnutating
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will circumnutate
you will circumnutate
he/she/it will circumnutate
we will circumnutate
you will circumnutate
they will circumnutate
Future continuous
I will be circumnutating
you will be circumnutating
he/she/it will be circumnutating
we will be circumnutating
you will be circumnutating
they will be circumnutating
Future perfect
I will have circumnutated
you will have circumnutated
he/she/it will have circumnutated
we will have circumnutated
you will have circumnutated
they will have circumnutated
Future perfect continuous
I will have been circumnutating
you will have been circumnutating
he/she/it will have been circumnutating
we will have been circumnutating
you will have been circumnutating
they will have been circumnutating
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would circumnutate
you would circumnutate
he/she/it would circumnutate
we would circumnutate
you would circumnutate
they would circumnutate
Conditional continuous
I would be circumnutating
you would be circumnutating
he/she/it would be circumnutating
we would be circumnutating
you would be circumnutating
they would be circumnutating
Conditional perfect
I would have circumnutate
you would have circumnutate
he/she/it would have circumnutate
we would have circumnutate
you would have circumnutate
they would have circumnutate
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been circumnutating
you would have been circumnutating
he/she/it would have been circumnutating
we would have been circumnutating
you would have been circumnutating
they would have been circumnutating
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you circumnutate
we let´s circumnutate
you circumnutate
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to circumnutate
Past participle
circumnutated
Present Participle
circumnutating
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CIRCUMNUTATE


acetate
ˈæsɪˌteɪt
aspartate
əˈspɑːteɪt
constate
kənˈsteɪt
curtate
ˈkɜːteɪt
dictate
dɪkˈteɪt
estate
ɪˈsteɪt
facilitate
fəˈsɪlɪˌteɪt
hesitate
ˈhɛzɪˌteɪt
imitate
ˈɪmɪˌteɪt
interstate
ˈɪntəˌsteɪt
lactate
ˈlækteɪt
meditate
ˈmɛdɪˌteɪt
out-of-state
ˈaʊtəvˌsteɪt
prostate
ˈprɒsteɪt
rotate
rəʊˈteɪt
scutate
ˈskjuːteɪt
state
steɪt
superfetate
ˌsuːpəˈfiːteɪt
Tate
teɪt
upstate
ˈʌpˈsteɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CIRCUMNUTATE

circumlittoral
circumlocute
circumlocution
circumlocutory
circumlunar
circummure
circumnavigable
circumnavigate
circumnavigation
circumnavigator
circumnutation
circumnutatory
circumpolar
circumpose
circumposition
circumscissile
circumscribable
circumscribe
circumscriber
circumscription

WORDS THAT END LIKE CIRCUMNUTATE

amputate
chief of state
city-state
commutate
Department of State
Empire State
Free State
Golden State
home State
industrial estate
lie in state
mutate
nutate
permutate
real estate
secretary of state
solid-state
steady state
tri-state
Under-Secretary of State

Synonyms and antonyms of circumnutate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «circumnutate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CIRCUMNUTATE

Find out the translation of circumnutate to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of circumnutate from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «circumnutate» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

circumnutate
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

circumnutate
570 millions of speakers

English

circumnutate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

circumnutate
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

circumnutate
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

circumnutate
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

circumnutate
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

circumnutate
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

circumnuter
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Circumnutate
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

circumnutiren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

circumnutate
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

circumnutate
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Circumnutate
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

circumnutate
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

circumnutate
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वर्तुळाकार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

circumnutate
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

circumnutano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

circumnutate
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

circumnutate
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

circumnutate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

circumnutate
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

circumnutate
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

circumnutate
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

circumnutate
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of circumnutate

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CIRCUMNUTATE»

The term «circumnutate» is normally little used and occupies the 149.947 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CIRCUMNUTATE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about circumnutate

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CIRCUMNUTATE»

Discover the use of circumnutate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to circumnutate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Appleton's Annual Cyclopaedia and Register of Important ...
The stems of a number of developed plants of widely difl'erent families were found by Darwin to circumnutate slightly while growing. The ellipses described were usually narrow, though not so narrow as those of stolons or leaves, and are  ...
2
Appletons' Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important ...
The stems of a number of developed plants of widely different families were found by Darwin to circumnutate slightly while growing. The ellipses described were usually narrow, though not so narrow as those of stolons or leaves, and are  ...
3
The Power of Movement in Plants
Whether there are any plants which circumnutate slowly and to a small extent, and yet are highly heliotropic, we do not know ; but there are several, and there is nothing surprising in this fact, which circumnutate largely and are not at all, or only ...
Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin, 1897
4
Charles Darwin's Works: The power of movement in plants
Whether there are any plants which circumnutate slowly and to a small extent, and yet are highly heliotropic, we do not know ; but there are several, and there is nothing surprising in this fact, which circumnutate largely and are not at all, or only ...
Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin, 1896
5
Appleton's Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important ...
The stems of a number of developed plants of widely different families were found by Darwin to circumnutate slightly while growing. The ellipses described were usually narrow, though not so narrow as those of stolons or leaves, and are  ...
6
The imperial encyclopaedic dictionary: a new and exhaustive ...
circumnutate. 897. circumspective. (British^, 1766-69; Bougainville (French), 1766-69; *clr-cfcm-r6'-t»-rf, *sIr-C&m-r6-t&'-t&-rjP, a. James ( ook (British), 1768- 71: on his (loath the [Lat. cireum=around, and Eur. rotary, rotatory voyage was ...
Robert Hunter, 1901
7
Works of Charles Darwin: The power of movement in plants
Whether there are any plants which circumnutate slowly and to a small extent, and yet are highly heliotropic, we do not know; but there are several, and there is nothing surprising in this fact, which circumnutate largely and are not at all,or only  ...
Charles Darwin, 1915
8
The Popular Science Monthly
Since these experiments can not be performed with the root imbedded in compact earth, we can not say how far circumnutation may take place in ordinary soil, but undoubtedly the tendency to circumnutate is ever present, and whenever there ...
9
Lectures on the Physiology of Plants
... the tendrils alone circumnutate : in other cases, as Lathyrus Aphaca, only the internodes circumnutate, carrying with them the motionless tendrils : lastly, neither internodes nor tendrils circumnutate, as in Lathyrus grandiflora and Ampelopsis.
Sydney Howard Vines, 1886
10
Rhythms in Plants: Phenomenology, Mechanisms, and Adaptive ...
To claim that all plant organs circumnutate is to assert that the large and regular movements of the French bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) stem (Millet and Koukkari 1990) are the same as the tiny and erratic ones of a grass rhizome (Fisher 1964).
Stefano Mancuso, Sergey Shabala, 2007

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CIRCUMNUTATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term circumnutate is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Nature Journal: Vines borrow height via hook and tendril
... greenbrier and everlasting pea send out sensitized vegetative organs from their main stems that “circumnutate” — that is, they sweep back ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Dec 14»
2
Sandy's Garden ... Charles Darwin and the Tulip
However, given that watching plants circumnutate is, to the humble gardener like myself, rather similar to the thrill of watching paint dry, I shall ... «Falkirk Herald, Nov 14»
3
How to: archive and back up photos
... bermuda bonapartism introductive sulfoacid obscures restudying savines creatively qualms unflaunted circumnutate amplified silkie cosaque ... «What Digital Camera, Sep 10»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Circumnutate [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/circumnutate>. Jul 2019 ».
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