Definition of Roulette. Meaning of Roulette. Synonyms of Roulette

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Definition of Roulette

Roulette
Roulette Rou*lette", n. [F., properly, a little wheel or ball. See Rouleau, Roll.] 1. A game of chance, in which a small ball is made to move round rapidly on a circle divided off into numbered red and black spaces, the one on which it stops indicating the result of a variety of wagers permitted by the game. 2. (Fine Arts) (a) A small toothed wheel used by engravers to roll over a plate in order to order to produce rows of dots. (b) A similar wheel used to roughen the surface of a plate, as in making alterations in a mezzotint. 3. (Geom.) the curve traced by any point in the plane of a given curve when the latter rolls, without sliding, over another fixed curve. See Cycloid, and Epycycloid.
Roulette
Roulette Rou*lette", n. A small toothed wheel used to make short incisions in paper, as a sheet of postage stamps to facilitate their separation.
Roulette
Roulette Rou*lette", v. t. To make short incisions in with a roulette; to separate by incisions made with a roulette; as, to roulette a sheet of postage stamps.

Meaning of Roulette from wikipedia

- Roulette is a casino game named after the French word meaning little wheel which was likely developed from the Italian game Biribi. In the game, a player...
- Russian roulette (Russian: Русская рулетка, romanized: Russkaya ruletka) is a potentially lethal game of chance in which a player places a single round...
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- Roulette Records was an American record company and label founded in 1957 by George Goldner, Joe Kolsky, Morris Levy and Phil Kahl, with creative control...
- The Roulettes were a British rock and roll and beat group formed in London in 1961. They were recruited to play as the backing group to singer Adam Faith...
- Roulette, in comics, may refer to: Roulette (Marvel Comics), a Marvel Comics character who is a member of the ****ions Roulette (DC Comics), a female...
- In the differential geometry of curves, a roulette is a kind of curve, generalizing cycloids, epicycloids, hypocycloids, trochoids, epitrochoids, hypotrochoids...