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Synonyms for precession
priˈsɛʃ ənpre·ces·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. precessionnoun

    the motion of a spinning body (as a top) in which it wobbles so that the axis of rotation sweeps out a cone

    Synonyms:
    precedence, precedency

  2. precession, precedence, precedencynoun

    the act of preceding in time or order or rank (as in a ceremony)

    Synonyms:
    priority, antecedency, anteriority, precedence, precedency, antecedence

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    Steve O Sullivan, The Wise Caucasian, Wise Caucasian, Steve O'Sullivan, O'Sullivan, Steve, Wise Caucasian, The

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  1. Antonin Artaud:

    But how is one to make a scientist understand that there is something unalterably deranged about differential calculus, quantum theory, or the obscene and so inanely liturgical ordeals of the precession of the equinoxes.

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