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synonyms for isochronism

  • course
  • period
  • revolution
  • rhythm
  • round
  • series
  • aeon
  • age
  • alternation
  • chain
  • circle
  • circuit
  • eon
  • loop
  • orbit
  • periodicity
  • ring
  • rotation
  • run
  • sequel
  • sequence
  • succession
  • wheel
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How to use isochronism in a sentence

By subsequent experiment he verified the law, and the isochronism of the pendulum was discovered.
PIONEERS OF SCIENCEOLIVER LODGE
Thus, in 1720, Julien Leroy occupied himself working out the proper shapes for the inclines to produce this desired isochronism.
WATCH AND CLOCK ESCAPEMENTSANONYMOUS
In order to produce a note, the succession of shocks must not deviate much from isochronism.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 401, SEPTEMBER 8, 1883VARIOUS
If the isochronism is but little impaired, we obtain a note corresponding to the mean interval of the shocks.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 401, SEPTEMBER 8, 1883VARIOUS
We obtain the notes of both circles, one of which is the octave of the other, if there is no isochronism between the shocks.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 401, SEPTEMBER 8, 1883VARIOUS
Thus was discovered the principle of the pendulum and its "isochronism."
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Three adjustments are usually made, viz.: for isochronism, temperature and position.
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The principle of the isochronism of a balance spring was discovered by Hooke, and first applied to a watch by Tompion.
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The isochronism of a pendulum vibrating in a cycloidal arc was first discovered by Galileo but he did not apply it to clocks.
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The experimental verification of this fact led him to the important discovery of the isochronism of the pendulum.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 4VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ISOCHRONISM

  • aeon
  • age
  • alternation
  • chain
  • circle
  • circuit
  • course
  • eon
  • isochronism
  • loop
  • orbit
  • period
  • periodicity
  • revolution
  • rhythm
  • ring
  • rotation
  • round
  • run
  • sequel
  • sequence
  • series
  • succession
  • wheel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.