commove

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v commove change the arrangement or position of
    • v commove cause to be agitated, excited, or roused "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Commove To put in motion; to disturb; to unsettle. "Straight the sands, Commoved around, in gathering eddies play."
    • Commove To urge; to persuade; to incite.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • commove To put in motion; disturb; agitate; unsettle; throw into commotion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Commove kom-mōōv′ to put in motion: to agitate: to disturb, excite
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. commovere, commotum,; com-, + movere, to move
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. com, inten., and movēre, motum, to move.

Usage

In literature:

Mr. Morris was a sterling patriot and did not look upon the commoving political elements with indifference.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
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In science:

This is precisely the case of the commoving frame of our present-day universe: the arrows of Fig.1 represent the τ 0µ in this case.
The cosmological origin of time-asymmetry
In metric theories the connection is completely defined by Riemannian metric. In the context of the mathematical model, we treat a test body as the mass point with which the commoving standard clock can be associated.
Non-metric Generalizations of Relativistic Gravitational Theory and Observational Data Interpretation
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