- a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells)
- the act of robbing a helpless person
- propelling something on wheels
- to rotate or cause to rotate
- move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
- occur in soft rounded shapes
- emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound
- wrap or coil around
- begin operating or running
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Rolling is a type of motion that combines rotation (commonly, of an axially symmetric object) and translation of that object with respect to a surface (either one or the other moves), such that, if ideal conditions exist, the two are in contact with each other without sliding. Rolling is achieved by a rotational speed at the line or point of conta...
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• (a.) Moving on wheels or rollers, or as if on wheels or rollers; as, a rolling chair. • (a.) Having gradual, rounded undulations of surface; as, a rolling country; rolling land. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Roll • (a.) Rotating on an axis, or moving along a surface by rotation; turning over and over as if on an axis or a pivot; as, ...
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(from the article `tea`) At this stage, the withered leaf is distorted, acquiring the distinctive twist of the finished tea leaf, and leaf cells are burst, resulting in the ...
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1. Rotating on an axis, or moving along a surface by rotation; turning over and over as if on an axis or a pivot; as, a rolling wheel or ball. ... 2. Moving on wheels or rollers, or as if on wheels or rollers; as, a rolling chair. ... 3. Having gradual, rounded undulations of surface; as, a rolling country; rolling land. Rolling bridge. See the Not...
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[finance] Rolling a contract is an investment concept meaning trading out of a standard contract and then buying the contract with next longest maturity, so as to maintain a position with constant maturity. ==Motivation== One may roll a contract because one has a special preference for a specific maturity—for example, the five-year CDS ra...
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[metalworking] In metalworking, rolling is a metal forming process in which metal stock is passed through one or more pairs of rolls to reduce the thickness and to make the thickness uniform. Rolling is classified according to the temperature of the metal rolled. If the temperature of the metal is above its recrystallization temperature, th...
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Roll'ing adjective 1. Rotating on an axis, or moving along a surface by rotation; turning over and over as if on an axis or a pivot; as, a rolling wheel or ball. 2. Moving on wheels or rollers, or as if on wheels or rollers; as, a rolling chair. 3. Having gradua...
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A dangerous activity popular with today's delinquents which involves throwing sometimes heavy objects from the back of a moving truck or vehicle
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a rotary disturbing movement about the longitudinal axis
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Common method of shaping metal. Rolling is carried out by giant mangles, consisting of several sets, or stands, of heavy rollers positioned one above the other. Red-hot metal slabs are rolled into sheet and also (using shaped rollers) girders and rails. Metal sheets are often cold-rolled finally to impart a harder surface
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Horse lying down and rolling over, may be normal or result of pain; possible sign of colic
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in technology, the principal method of forming molten metals, glass, or other substances into shapes that are small in cross-section in comparison ... [3 related articles]
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One of the final operations in the manufacture of sole leather, by which it is given a smooth surface and even thickness. (11)
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Rolling is slang for very wealthy.
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The posturing of a queen in estrus.
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The process of crushing the leaves to activate certain enzymes and initiate fermentation; also results in the curled appearance of the final tea leaf.
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the process of crushing the leaves to initiate fermentation and impart twist.
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[n] - the act of robbing a helpless person
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