Vibratiuncle Vi*bra"ti*un`cle, a. [Dim. of vibration.] A small vibration. [R.] --Chambers. [1913 Webster]

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  • vibratiuncle — vi·bra·ti·un·cle …   English syllables

  • vibratiuncle — vīˈbrāshēˌəŋkəl noun ( s) Etymology: vibration + uncle (from Latin uncula, diminutive suffix) : a slight vibration …   Useful english dictionary

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  • vibrato — noun The musical effect or technique where the pitch or frequency of a note or sound is quickly and repeatedly raised and lowered over a small distance for the duration of that note or sound. See Also: vibrant, vibrate, vibratile, vibration,… …   Wiktionary

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  • Oscillation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Reciprocating motion, motion to and fro. < N PARAG:Oscillation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 oscillation oscillation Sgm: N 1 vibration vibration libration Sgm: N 1 motion of a pendulum motion of a pendulum Sgm: N 1 nutation… …   English dictionary for students

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