Definición de perpetuum mobile en inglés:

Compartir esta entrada

perpetuum mobile

Pronunciación: /pəːˌpɛtjʊəm ˈməʊbɪleɪ/
/ˈməʊbɪli/

sustantivo

1 Another term for perpetual motion.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • His preoccupations caricature Fedor's preoccupation with infinity by reducing what is for Fedor a kind of otherworldly transcendence to the pragmatism of a perpetuum mobile.
  • Tito's perpetuum mobile kept rotating during the stagnant 1970s.
  • We are amused by purported perpetuum mobile devices.
2 Music another term for moto perpetuo.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Other 20th-century composers, for instance Honegger, Martin, and Prokofiev, wrote toccatas in perpetuum mobile style, following the example of Schumann.
  • Op. 54 is in two movements, minuet and a kind of perpetuum mobile, often referred to as a toccata: its form and style can't be found elsewhere in Beethoven.

Origen

Latin, literally 'continuously moving (thing)', on the pattern of primum mobile.

Compartir esta entrada
 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.