verb[with object] Physics
Damp (a system) incompletely, so as to allow a few oscillations after a single disturbance: the suspension is underdamped
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- 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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