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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fluctuation \Fluc'tu*a"tion\, noun [L. fluctuatio; cf. F. fluctuation.]

1. A motion like that of waves; a moving in this and that direction; as, the fluctuations of the sea.

2. A wavering; unsteadiness; as, fluctuations of opinion; fluctuations of prices.

3. (Med.) The motion or undulation of a fluid collected in a natural or artifical cavity, which is felt when it is subjected to pressure or percussion. --Dunglison.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

fluctuation

noun

1: a wave motion; "the fluctuations of the sea"

2: an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change [syn: {variation}, {fluctuation}]

3: the quality of being unsteady and subject to changes; "he kept a record of price fluctuations" [syn: {fluctuation}, {wavering}]


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