Word: oscillate

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to swing back and forth with a regular rhythm. “The clock works because the pendulum oscillates.” “The oscillation of the dilithium crystals restarted the warp engine.”


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    1. Technically, lerchu’ only refers to the rhythmic movement of something like a pendulum which is fixed at one end. I don’t know if Klingons would extend this verb to cover, e.g. the oscillation of a laser. But I have no problem using it that way.