oscillate

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oscillate

To rapidly move back and forth between two locations or physical states.
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With the significant gravitational shielding by the strong scalar field, a neutron star nonlinearly oscillates and produces synchronous periodically Dirac-delta-shape pulse-like radio-frequency radiation as well as periodically Lorentzian shape oscillating X-rays.
Easy to assemble but doesn't oscillate. You can adjust the tilt.
During the operation, the tool rotates at approximately 600 sfpm and oscillates axially, dependant on the thread parameters and tooling circle data (for example, higher lead threads require large amounts of oscillation).
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia have shown that a molecular clock in the circulatory system oscillates in a 24-hour rhythm in step with cells in the brain.
The wheeled frame rolls the arm into the rocking oven, which rises, oscillates and lowers to eject the molding arm.
The MDR does not ustatic a rotor, but oscillates the lower biconical die through a small predetermined arc of 0.2, 0.5, 1.0 or 3.0 degrees.
An updated Scorim process oscillates the melt back and forth inside the mold with more flexibility and fewer machinery modifications.
They measured the polarization, the direction in which the electric field of the radio waves oscillates.