oscillate

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Verb[change]

Plain form
oscillate

Third-person singular
oscillates

Past tense
oscillated

Past participle
oscillated

Present participle
oscillating

  1. (transitive) If something oscillates, it swings back and forth with a regular rhythm.
    A pendulum oscillates slower as it gets longer.

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