Pendulosity Pen`du*los"i*ty, n. [See {Pendulous}.] The state or quality of being pendulous. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • pendulosity — pen·du·los·i·ty …   English syllables

  • pendulosity — ˌpenjəˈläsəd.ē noun ( es) : the quality or state of being pendulous …   Useful english dictionary

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