oscillate


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Synonyms for oscillate

fluctuate

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Synonyms for oscillate

to move rhythmically back and forth suspended or as if suspended from above

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Synonyms for oscillate

be undecided about something

move or swing from side to side regularly

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Last June, SNO scientists presented suggestive evidence that solar neutrinos oscillate (SN: 6/23/01, p.
An updated Scorim process oscillates the melt back and forth inside the mold with more flexibility and fewer machinery modifications.
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia have shown that a molecular clock in the circulatory system oscillates in a 24-hour rhythm in step with cells in the brain.
The scientists concluded that muon neutrinos taking the longer routes had time to oscillate into other flavors that were more difficult for their detector to see.
Both techniques were developed in Europe and both have in common the use of multiple gates and injection pistons to oscillate the melt back and forth in the mold to achieve their desired orientation effects.
More curious than ever about every little nuance of neutrinos, researchers demand firmer evidence that the particles oscillate.
At lower liquid viscosities, large-diameter disks oscillate with a well-defined period.
By supercooling a beryllium atom with a laser, then prodding it with a rapid sequence of laser pulses, the physicists have managed to get the atom to oscillate in such a way that it exists "in the bizarre state of being in two well-separated positions at once.
The plate is free to oscillate between the rings, causing the fiber to twist and untwist.