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tumbled

Said of a metal surface that has been cleaned and polished by agitation in a rotating drum containing a polishing compound.

toppled

toppled
Inner and outer gimbals are in the same plane and the gyro is toppled.
A condition in which gyro gimbals have ceased to maintain their correct alignment in space to the extent that the gimbals have reached their limit of travel. Any further rotation of the mounting results in a violent directional precession. A gyro instrument can be toppled by flying the aircraft beyond the instrument's limits, as in aerobatics. Also called tumbled.
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Effect of tumbling method, phosphate level and final cook temperature on histological characteristics of tumbled porcine muscle tissue.
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Weir fell on one jump, popped another and by the end of the night, had tumbled all the way to third.
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2007), whereas continuous tumbling can effectively avoid intrinsically elastic shrink of tumbled meat samples that occurs in the "rest period" of the intermittent tumbling process.
Olivia tumbled with confidence taking everything in her stride.
VALENCIA - Scores of young gymnasts tumbled and bounced their hearts out Saturday to raise funds for a local 4-year-old fighting for her life against a deadly childhood cancer.
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