damped

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English[edit]

A number of damped systems and one undamped one. \zeta represents the damping ratio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

damped

  1. simple past tense and past participle of damp

Adjective[edit]

damped (comparative more damped, superlative most damped)

  1. (of an extinguished fire) stopped from smouldering and reigniting by the application of water
  2. (physics, of a linear dynamic system) Possessing a nonzero damping ratio.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (Possessing a nonzero damping ratio): undamped

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