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synonyms for precession

  • antecedence
  • earliness
  • lead
  • precedency
  • preeminence
  • preexistence
  • preference
  • primary
  • priority
  • rank
  • seniority
  • superiority
  • supremacy
  • anteposition
  • prevenience
  • previousness
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How to use precession in a sentence

The researchers say more studies are needed to flesh out the role of phase precession in the brain, and how or if it contributes to learning is still uncertain.
A NEURON’S SENSE OF TIMING ENCODES INFORMATION IN THE HUMAN BRAINJASON DORRIERJULY 11, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
The new study also found evidence of phase precession outside of spatial tasks, lending some weight to the idea it may be a more general process in learning throughout the brain.
A NEURON’S SENSE OF TIMING ENCODES INFORMATION IN THE HUMAN BRAINJASON DORRIERJULY 11, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Notably, the rate of that precession diverged slightly from the standard model expectation, physicists report April 7 in a virtual seminar, and in a paper published in Physical Review Letters.
MUON MAGNETISM COULD HINT AT A BREAKDOWN OF PHYSICS’ STANDARD MODELEMILY CONOVERAPRIL 7, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
After the pulse, the precession frequencies gradually become unsynchronized again as the protons return to their upright orientation, spinning off at different rates like dancers embarking on their solos.
THE TROUBLE WITH BRAIN SCANS - ISSUE 98: MINDKELSEY ICHIKAWAMARCH 31, 2021NAUTILUS
A radiofrequency pulse not only knocks protons down, but synchronizes their spins with each other, matching their precession frequencies into a coordinated group choreography.
THE TROUBLE WITH BRAIN SCANS - ISSUE 98: MINDKELSEY ICHIKAWAMARCH 31, 2021NAUTILUS
The Toronto team used this precession to act as the hands of a clock, called a Larmor clock.
QUANTUM TUNNELS SHOW HOW PARTICLES CAN BREAK THE SPEED OF LIGHTNATALIE WOLCHOVEROCTOBER 20, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
This is due to what is known as "precession;" a slow movement of the axis upon which the earth rotates.
THE ASTRONOMY OF THE BIBLEE. WALTER MAUNDER
Does the precession of the equinoxes have any effect upon the seasons or upon the climate of different parts of the earth?
A TEXT-BOOK OF ASTRONOMYGEORGE C. COMSTOCK
Will the precession ever bring back the right ascensions and declinations to be again what they now are?
A TEXT-BOOK OF ASTRONOMYGEORGE C. COMSTOCK
This slow movement forward of the goal-post is called precession—the precession of the equinoxes.
PIONEERS OF SCIENCEOLIVER LODGE
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WORDS RELATED TO PRECESSION

  • antecedence
  • anteposition
  • earliness
  • lead
  • precedency
  • precession
  • preeminence
  • preexistence
  • preference
  • prevenience
  • previousness
  • primary
  • priority
  • rank
  • seniority
  • superiority
  • supremacy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.