nutate

[ noo-teyt, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnu teɪt, ˈnyu- /

verb (used without object), nu·tat·ed, nu·tat·ing.

to undergo or show nutation.

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Origin of nutate

First recorded in 1875–80; back formation from nutation
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