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pendular

[pen-juh-ler, pen-duh-] /ˈpɛn dʒə lər, ˈpɛn də-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a pendulum.
2.
of or resembling the motion of a pendulum:
a pendular vibration.
Origin of pendular
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; pendul(um) + -ar1
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Word Origin and History for pendular
adj.

1734, from French pendulaire, from pendule, from pendre (see pendant).

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