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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon; (physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean; The process of swinging between states.

Usage examples (37)
  • Any way the period of the oscillation is an inherent function of the delay.
  • They indicate the points where the direction of oscillation is the same.
  • Neither short-term oscillation nor long-term warming trend are really dangerous.
  • In the first case the period of oscillation is reduced, in the second it is increased. for more
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