undulatory

[uhn-juh-luh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, uhn-dyuh-, -duh-]
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Also un·du·la·tive [uhn-juh-ley-tiv, uhn-dyuh-, -duh-] /ˈʌn dʒəˌleɪ tɪv, ˈʌn dyə-, -də-/.

Origin of undulatory

First recorded in 1720–30; undulate + -ory1
Related formsnon·un·du·la·to·ry, adjective
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undulatory

adjective
  1. caused by or characterized by waves or undulations
  2. having a wavelike motion or form
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