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revolve round vi.
tourner autour de
Syn. revolve around. The earth revolves round the sun. Since childhood, her life has revolved round tennis. The discussion revolved round three topics.

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
faire tourner (vt.) ; tourner (vi.)
[Bus.]
vi.
tourner autour de
Syn. revolve round. The earth revolves around the sun. Since childhood, her life has revolved around tennis. The discussion revolved around three topics.
adv.
en rond
n.
rond ; tour
adj.
rond
prep.
autour
v.
tourner en rond
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revolve around

  
, revolve round         
      vt fus  
   (=turn around)  
[planet, wheel]  
tourner autour de  
→ The earth revolves around the sun ...        
   (=be centred on)   tourner autour de  
Her life revolves around tennis.      Sa vie tourne autour du tennis.  
→ Since childhood, her life has revolved around tennis        
   (=be about)  
[discussion, conversation]  
tourner autour de  
→ The discussion revolved round three topics ...        
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"revolve round": examples and translations in context
The other planets, according to Tycho's theory, revolve round the Sun. Les autres planètes, selon la théorie de Tycho, tournent autour du Soleil.
Heraclides of Pontus, Plato's famous pupil, is known on clear evidence to have discovered that Venus and Mercury revolve round the sun like satellites. Heraclides de Pontus, Platon de l 'élève célèbre, est connu sur des preuves manifestes d'avoir découvert que Mercure et Vénus tournent autour du soleil comme les satellites.
Hence, the author's arguments revolve round the advantages and disadvantages of this new technology. Par conséquent, les arguments de l'auteur tournent autour des avantages et des inconvénients de cette nouvelle technologie.
The Cyclades include not only those that revolve round Delos, and from the earliest days have been linked with that humble yet famous isle by a mystical attraction; but also some of the near Sporades-those Scattered Ones-that are now included in their category. Le Cyclades incluent non seulement ceux qui tournent autour de Delos, et des jours les plus tôt ont été liés avec l'île humble pourtant célèbre de cela par une attraction mystique ; mais également certains des Sporades-ces proches dispersés Ceux-que sont maintenant inclus dans leur catégorie.
The roller shafts are pulled into the grooves under the action of the elastic rings, and the groove wheels revolve round the groove rings. Les arbres porte-galet sont attirés dans les gorges sous l'action des bagues élastiques et les roues à gorge tournent autour des bagues de gorge.
The world doesn't revolve round him. Il n'est pas non plus le centre de l'univers.
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