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undulation

 [un″du-la´shun]
a wavelike motion in any medium; a vibration.

undulation

/un·du·la·tion/ (un″jŭ-) (un″dyŭ-la´shun)
1. a wavelike motion; see also pulsation.
2. a wavelike appearance, outline, or form.

undulation

(ŭn-dū-lā′shŭn)
A continuous wavelike motion or pulsation.

undulation

a wavelike motion in any medium; a vibration.
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Moreover, the comparison of the predicted results of an undulated wall with those of a right channel without undulations shows that the average Nusselt number increases until a value criticizes is reached at the place where the amplitude of undulation is maximum.
The specially-designed hydraulic press used to give the medals their characteristic undulation and engraving details can produce 2,500 tonnes of force, the highest tonnage in the minting world.
These images are then layered upon the 3-D foundation to better align and place objects without distortion or undulation.
Swimming is another thing--feeling like you're in the ocean, going through waves, helps to give an undulation through the body.
Multimedia displays and the undulation of the ceiling design and layout of the trading desks convey the spirited tempo of the facility.
The main retail floor continues the theme of disarming undulation.
Squeezing at the perenium to initiate an upward undulation triggers a series of electric and muscular responses: the contraction wants to continue upward.
Movement proceeds from left to right in a rapid, braided undulation, but the effect is oddly less mesmerizing than that of the show's strongest video, Coke Girl.
With a single undulation of its tail, the shark sprung at the bait, which was uncomfortably close to our cage.
These sophisticated golf animations not only highlight fairway features and terrain, but also debut the "Green-Grid," a dynamic landform model that demonstrates the topography and undulation of greens by showing how 200 balls dropped on the green roll with the break and come to rest.
Undulation Exercises is a 4 CD audiobook featuring step-by-step exercises designed to improve flexibility and fluidity of the spine, as well as relieve pain and help mobility, in as little as 10 minutes a day or less.
You can smooth and round corners and transform boring flat sheetrock by adding a bit of sensuous undulation or trowel or hand marks.