waving+motion

  • 1 Motion blur — is the apparent streaking of rapidly moving objects in a still image or a sequence of images such as a movie or animation. It results when the image being recorded changes during the recording of a single frame, either due to rapid movement or… …

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  • 2 Waving — Wave Wave, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Waved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Waving}.] [OE. waven, AS. wafian to waver, to hesitate, to wonder; akin to w[ae]fre wavering, restless, MHG. wabern to be in motion, Icel. vafra to hover about; cf. Icel. v[=a]fa to vibrate …

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  • 3 waving — Synonyms and related words: ambages, anfractuosity, brandish, brandishing, circuitousness, circumambages, circumbendibus, circumlocution, circumvolution, convolution, crinkle, crinkling, flaunt, flaunting, flexuosity, flexuousness, flourish,… …

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  • 4 waving — n. gesture of the hand in an up and down motion, fluttering weɪv n. swell, ridge; breaker, sea wave; flutter; gesticulation; slight curl (in hair); sudden intense rush of feeling; movement in a large group v. flutter; make an up and down gesture …

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  • 5 waving — noun the act of signaling by a movement of the hand • Syn: ↑wave, ↑wafture • Derivationally related forms: ↑wave, ↑wave (for: ↑wave) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 6 wave — waveless, adj. wavelessly, adv. wavingly, adv. wavelike, adj. /wayv/, n., v., waved, waving. n. 1. a disturbance on the surface of a liquid body, as the sea or a lake, in the form of a moving ridge or swell. 2. any surging or progressing movement …

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  • 7 wave — v. & n. v. 1 a intr. (often foll. by to) move a hand etc. to and fro in greeting or as a signal (waved to me across the street). b tr. move (a hand etc.) in this way. 2 a intr. show a sinuous or sweeping motion as of a flag, tree, or a cornfield… …

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  • 8 Wave — v. & n. v. 1 a intr. (often foll. by to) move a hand etc. to and fro in greeting or as a signal (waved to me across the street). b tr. move (a hand etc.) in this way. 2 a intr. show a sinuous or sweeping motion as of a flag, tree, or a cornfield… …

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  • 9 Auto race workers — are essential to more enjoyable, more efficient, and safer auto racing. Without their dedication and skills, racing would not be possible. This is an important point: a person does not need to be a driver to become involved in racing. Ask around; …

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  • 10 wave — [[t]weɪv[/t]] n. v. waved, wav•ing 1) oce a disturbance on the surface of a liquid body, as the sea or a lake, in the form of a moving ridge or swell 2) any surging or progressing movement or part resembling a wave of the sea 3) a swell, surge,… …

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  • 11 waff — n. (Scottish) waving motion; puff, gust of air n. (Scottish use) fluttering motion, waving; glance, quick look; puff, wind, blast of air; gust v. (Scottish use) wave, flutter; cause to wave, cause to flutter …

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  • 12 waffed — n. (Scottish) waving motion; puff, gust of air n. (Scottish use) fluttering motion, waving; glance, quick look; puff, wind, blast of air; gust v. (Scottish use) wave, flutter; cause to wave, cause to flutter …

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  • 13 waffing — n. (Scottish) waving motion; puff, gust of air n. (Scottish use) fluttering motion, waving; glance, quick look; puff, wind, blast of air; gust v. (Scottish use) wave, flutter; cause to wave, cause to flutter …

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  • 14 waffs — n. (Scottish) waving motion; puff, gust of air n. (Scottish use) fluttering motion, waving; glance, quick look; puff, wind, blast of air; gust v. (Scottish use) wave, flutter; cause to wave, cause to flutter …

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  • 15 beat — Undulation Un du*la tion, n. [Cf. F. ondulation.] 1. The act of undulating; a waving motion or vibration; as, the undulations of a fluid, of water, or of air; the undulations of sound. [1913 Webster] 2. A wavy appearance or outline; waviness.… …

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  • 16 Undulation — Un du*la tion, n. [Cf. F. ondulation.] 1. The act of undulating; a waving motion or vibration; as, the undulations of a fluid, of water, or of air; the undulations of sound. [1913 Webster] 2. A wavy appearance or outline; waviness. Evelyn. [1913… …

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  • 17 Wave — Wave, v. t. 1. To move one way and the other; to brandish. [[AE]neas] waved his fatal sword. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To raise into inequalities of surface; to give an undulating form a surface to. [1913 Webster] Horns whelked and waved like the …

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  • 18 Linda Willis — Linda Kay Willis (born 1949) was a close witness during the assassination of President Kennedy.Seen in the Zapruder film at the start of the assassination wearing a blue coat and a long gold skirt, located to the left of President Kennedy s… …

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  • 19 Carousel — This article is about the amusement ride. For other uses, see Carousel (disambiguation). Merry go round redirects here. For other uses, see Merry go round (disambiguation). Carousel in Paris, France A carousel (from French carrousel, from Italian …

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  • 20 echinoderm — /i kuy neuh derrm , ek euh neuh /, n. any marine animal of the invertebrate phylum Echinodermata, having a radiating arrangement of parts and a body wall stiffened by calcareous pieces that may protrude as spines and including the starfishes, sea …

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