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Noun
A rapid back-and-forth or side-to-side movement, especially in rhythm
“The frequency of oscillation of the quartz crystal is affected to some extent by temperature.”
Noun
A state of constant movement or fluctuation between two states
“Millhauser’s fiction has defied clean categorization specifically because of his regular oscillation between the modes of realism and fantasy.”
Noun
A state of constant or regular change
“A still more serious drawback, arising from the depreciation in silver, is the constant oscillation in the rate of foreign exchange accompanying the fluctuations of the silver market.”
Noun
The inability to decide on a course of action, especially if two or more possibilities exist
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Oscillation in deciding between philosophical doctrines goes hopelessly on until one gives up suppressing conflicting voices.”
Noun
The regular throbbing of the heart, an artery etc.
Noun
The fact or state of being frequent or happening often
Noun
A slight change in position, direction, or tendency
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