Sentence Examples


  • When it vibrates in several sections, each section moves in the opposite way to its neighbours.
  • This hammer is arranged so that when the armature vibrates it gives little blows to the underside of the tube and shakes up the filings.
  • Lay the compass upon the cardboard, and observe the rate at which its needle vibrates after being displaced from its position of equilibrium; this will vary greatly in different regions.
  • I) be a small portion of a bell which vibrates to and fro from CD to EF and back.
  • The two forks are fixed so that one vibrates in a vertical, and the other in a horizontal, plane, and they are so placed that a converging beam of light received on one mirror is reflected to the other and then brought to a point on a screen.