gyrocompass definition

  • noun:
    • a-compass with a motorized gyroscope whoever angular energy interacts using power created by the earth's rotation to maintain a north-south orientation regarding the gyroscopic spin axis, thereby supplying a stable directional guide.
    • A north-seeking as a type of gyroscope utilized as a directional guide in navigation.
    • a-compass that doesn't rely on magnetism but uses a gyroscope alternatively

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