how to pronounce oscillation

/ˌɒs.ɪˈlɛɪ.ʃən/

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oscillation is pronounced in four syllables

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ɒsɪlɛɪʃən

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An example use of oscillation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… where self-oscillation is not viable …”

meanings of oscillation

noun:

  1. A regular periodic fluctuation in value about some mean.
  2. (of a function) defined for each point x in the domain of the function by \inf\left\{\mathrm{diam}(f(U))\mid U\mathrm{\ is\ a\ neighborhood\ of\ }x\right\}, and describes the difference (possibly ∞) between the limit superior and limit inferior of the function near that point.
  3. A single such cycle.
  4. The act of oscillating or the state of being oscillated.

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