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Definitions of vibration

  1. (physics) a regular periodic variation in value about a mean Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of vibrating, or the state of being vibrated, or in vibratory motion; quick motion to and fro; oscillation, as of a pendulum or musical string. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A limited reciprocating motion of a particle of an elastic body or medium in alternately opposite directions from its position of equilibrium, when that equilibrium has been disturbed, as when a stretched cord or other body produces musical notes, or particles of air transmit sounds to the ear. The path of the particle may be in a straight line, in a circular arc, or in any curve whatever. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act of swinging, quivering, or thrilling; trembling motion or sound. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. A vibrating: state of being vibrated. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. The act of vibrating; oscillation. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. A complete motion back and forth. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. The act or vibrating or oscillating; a regular reciprocal motion of a body suspended; oscillation; alternate or reciprocal motion; the motion of a chord, or the undulation of any body, by which sound is produced. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. A tremulous motion; the act or state of being moved one way and the other in quick succession; the tremulous motion produced in a body when struck, or disturbed by any impulse. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. vibrating slightly and irregularly; as e.g. with fear or cold or like the leaves of an aspen in a breeze; "a quaking bog"; "the quaking child asked for more"; "quivering leaves of a poplar tree"; "with shaking knees"; "seemed shaky on her feet"; "sparkling light from the shivering crystals of the chandelier"; "trembling hands" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. Vibrational. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for vibration

  1. They must perform quite complex vibrations for they are called upon to move back and forth just as if there were several strings all trying to push them with different frequencies of vibration – Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son by John Mills
  2. " March 10.- The chapel- clock is in my bedroom, and woke me with its vibration every time it struck the hour. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
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