sympathetic vibration

noun

Definition of sympathetic vibration

: a vibration produced in one body by the vibrations of exactly the same period in a neighboring body

First Known Use of sympathetic vibration

1898, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sympathetic vibration was in 1898

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“Sympathetic vibration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sympathetic%20vibration. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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