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cartwheel

an acrobatic movement in which the body makes a sideways revolution supported on the hands with arms and legs outstretched

Cartwheel

[′kärt‚wēl]
(astronomy)
A ring galaxy found in the southern hemisphere.
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As the aircraft cartwheeled, it then landed down and the other wing had broken.
He did not realise a remote-controlled camera was still rolling, which means he cartwheeled for the amusement of nobody but himself and any colleagues still inside the historic Abbey.
The report said the pilot picked a possible landing field, hit the ground sooner than intended and the plane "effectively cartwheeled on its right wing".
The plane then cartwheeled off the runway and into the infield area, Boze said, coming to rest near the administration building.