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oscillations

noun
plural of oscillation

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1 the frequent and usually sudden passing from one condition to another
  • fickle springtime weather in which there seemed to be an unceasing oscillation between unseasonable heat and unseasonable cold

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2 a series of slight movements by a body back and forth or from side to side
  • the precise oscillations of the quartz crystal that allows a quartz watch to keep such accurate time

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oscillations

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“Oscillations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oscillations. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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