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Noun Concept
Categories: Classical mechanics, Applied mathematics, Articles with short description, Mechanical vibrations, Engineering stubs
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oscillation  vibration  Angular vibration  Coupled oscillation  Coupled oscillator
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(physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean WordNet 3.0
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(physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Oscillation is the repetitive variation, typically in time, of some measure about a central value or between two or more different states. Wikipedia
Vibration is a mechanical phenomenon whereby oscillations occur about an equilibrium point. Wikipedia
Repetitive variation of some measure about a central value Wikidata
Mechanical phenomenon whereby oscillations occur about an equilibrium point; precisely used to describe mechanical oscillation Wikidata
The variation, typically in time, of some measure about a central value, often a point of equilibrium, or between two or more different states. OmegaWiki
A regular periodic fluctuation in value about some mean. Wiktionary
Any periodic process, especially a rapid linear motion of a body about an equilibrium position. Wiktionary
Periodic process. Wiktionary (translation)