from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make isochronal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make, or tend to make (the motion of a moving body), uniform in rate of rotation, or in frequency of vibration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cause to vibrate in equal times; adjust to equality, as to frequency (any periodic operations or cycles).


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