# Oscillatory

Oscillatory
Oscillatory Os"cil*la*to*ry, a. [Cf. F. oscillatoire. See {Oscillate}.] Moving, or characterized by motion, backward and forward like a pendulum; swinging; oscillating; vibratory; as, oscillatory motion. [1913 Webster]

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