Definition of underdamp in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌəndərˈdamp/


[with object] Physics
Damp (a system) incompletely, so as to allow a few oscillations after a single disturbance.
Example sentences
  • Additionally, the technique can separate diffusive overdamped motions from underdamped vibrations by varying the degree of hydration and temperature in the sample.

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Syllabification: un·der·damp

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