two-degrees-of-freedom gyro

two-degrees-of-freedom gyro

[′tü ¦di¦grēz əv ¦frē·dəm ′jī·rō]
(mechanics)
A gyro whose spin axis is free to rotate about two orthogonal axes, not counting the spin axis.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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