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Revs = Revolutions of what?

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Another stupid question here.. When a car/bike says revs.. I'm guessing that's revolutions? But revolutions of what? A revolution is usually a 360 degree turn..

I'm guessing 1 rev = piston going up and down once? If so, is it the same on a 2 stroke?

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I started to type an answer and then deleted it because i felti wasnt doing it justice.

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