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Spin

To attempt to present a situation in the best possible light. For example, a political operative may attempt to spin a situation in which a candidate who took a bribe by saying it was a gift or donation. The term is somewhat derogatory, but is common in business as well as politics. See also: Jawboning.
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Similarly, it is expected that the amount of liquid photoresist which gathers in the channels will decrease as the spin speed increases.
Made by General Electric, they had controls for water temperature and spin speed.
Selectable spin speed: You can change the spin speed on some programs.
The spin speed at the star's equator is 740,000 miles per hour
The company said that the device is ideal for high speed mobile computing with its faster spin speeds, a double cache size of 16MB and improved caching algorithms deliver an approximate 30% performance improvement of devices offering a spin speed of 5400rpm.
The Speed Queen front - loading washers have a high spin speed of over 1000 RPM which means less water left in clothes for faster drying cycles and lower energy usage in the dryer.
If the spin speed has varied, then the coverage time of "x" units on the orbital path must also vary.
Featuring fully adjustable settings that control spin speed and cycle time, this centrifugal dryer removes moisture to enhance the quality and shelf life of leafy salad mix, shredded and chopped lettuce and cabbage, cut vegetables, herbs, onions, peppers, and other fresh-cut products.
Applying Newton's law of gravity to the faster spin speed shows that the Milky Way is about 50 percent heavier than had been calculated, putting it on par with Andromeda.
The child proof washing machines provide a spin speed of between 1000 and 1400 revolutions per minute and are available in various designs and colors such as the silver WF105 and the silver WF145/125 with a white door.
0 Gbit/second interface with 7200-rpm spin speed and a 16MB cache to enable the highest-performance laptops ever.