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moving, or characterised by motion, backward and forward like a pendulum; swinging; oscillating; vibratory; as, oscillatory motion.

Origin: Cf. F. Oscillatoire. See Oscillate.

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physarum polycephalum

... but the things people need help with need to make a certain kind of sense. yes oscillation the contraction in the body of a slime mould follows a oscillatory patern . the contarction happens when the slime mould tries to move toward food or move away from sun light . but the mechanism behind the ...

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The Fiber Disease

... *** Excerpt: Enzymes such as kinesin- RNA polymerase, mycosin, gynein and adenosine triphosphate (ATP_ synthase function as nanoscale linear, oscillatory or rotary biological motors. end excerpt See section 2- the flagella serves as a motor - Biomolecular motors- self replicating and cheaper ...

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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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