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Undulate Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    undulate adj : having a sinuate margin and rippled surface v
  1. stir up (water) so as to form ripples [syn: ripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle]
  2. occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past" [syn: roll]
  3. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach" [syn: roll, flap, wave]
  4. increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves; "The singer's voice undulated"
Undulate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Undulate \Un"du*late\, v. i. To move in, or have, undulations or waves; to vibrate; to wave; as, undulating air.
Undulate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Undulate \Un"du*late\, a. [L. undulatus undulated, wavy, a dim. from unda a wave; cf. AS. ??, Icel. unnr; perhaps akin to E. water. Cf. Abound, Inundate, Redound, Surround.] Same as Undulated.
Undulate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Undulate \Un"du*late\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Undulated; p. pr. & vb. n. Undulating.] To cause to move backward and forward, or up and down, in undulations or waves; to cause to vibrate. Breath vocalized, that is, vibrated and undulated. --Holder.
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  • Undulate ray: The undulate ray, Raja undulata, is a species of ray and cartilaginous fish generally found along the southern coasts of England and ...
  • Still White Danube Undulates: "Тих бял Дунав се вълнува" ("Still White Danube Undulates") also known as the Botev March, is a popular Bulgaria n patriotic song . ...
  • Undulated Tinamou: com/species/undulated-tinamou-crypturellus-undulatus Undulated Tinamou videos, photos & sounds on the Internet Bird Collection ...
  • Undulated Antpitta: status LC | status_system IUCN3.1 | regnum Animalia | phylum Chordata | classis Aves | ordo Passeriformes | familia Formicariidae | ...
  • Undulated moray: The undulated moray, Gymnothorax undulatus, is a moray eel of the family Muraenidae , found in the Indo-Pacific oceans and the eastern ...
  • Undulated Antshrike: name Undulated Antshrike | image | status LC | status_system IUCN3.1 | regnum Animalia | phylum Chordata | classis Aves | ordo ...

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  • Manta rays lacking libido in empty blue seas around the Maldives
    The gentle, plankton-eating giants seem reluctant to mate in water lacking the nutrients needed to support life "Mantas!" shouts Guy Stevens from the top deck, pointing to huge bat-shaped shadows gliding under the rippling, turquoise water of Hanifaru bay in the Maldives. Moments later his team are free-diving below the huge rays, which undulate their bl Read more on this news related to 'Undulate'
  • Time to get on the road to healthy infrastructure
    You don't have to spend much time reading or watching the news to know we have an infrastructure crisis in Canada right now. You can hear the problem. The rattle, hum and screech of grinding metal are proof enough our roads are in pretty bad shape. Roads undulate. Curbs lie in gravelly ruins. Read more on this news related to 'Undulate'

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