periodic motion


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periodic motion

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Noun1.periodic motion - motion that recurs over and over and the period of time required for each recurrence remains the same
motion, movement - a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
harmonic motion - a periodic motion in which the displacement is either symmetrical about a point or is the sum of such motions
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Drawing on this vast culture of mathematical techniques and generalizing them further, Poincare introduced a new qualitative approach, which led him to extend periodicity from periodic motion to complicate recurrence up to chaotic trajectories.
His task was to obtain expressions for amplitude and frequency fluctuations of a self-oscillating system (by the example of valve oscillator) close to its periodic motion.
Using spectroscopy to analyze shifts in wavelength over time, astronomers can look for periodic motion suggestive of an unseen planet.
Yet More Everyday Science Mysteries again uses stories based on day-to-day experiences familiar to children and relates them to important concepts such as periodic motion, thermodynamics, temperature, friction, and astronomy.
a) Phase space portrait is showing a closed curve (a loop) in the case of a periodic motion.
As the viscoelastic fluid fills the tube, the glass sphere undergoes a periodic motion behind the advancing free surface (Fig.

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