transverse vibration

noun

Definition of transverse vibration

: a vibration in which the element moves to and fro in a direction perpendicular to the direction of the advance of the wave

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“Transverse vibration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transverse%20vibration. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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