Definition of Nutates
1. nutate [v] - See also: nutate
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Literary usage of Nutates
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Diary from Dixie by Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut (1905)
"Lincoln's aim is to seduce the border nutates. The people, the natives, I mean, are astounded that I calmly affirm, in all truth and candor, that if there ..."
2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"In calling on the spirits the shaman ¡nutates the various sounds of objects in nature wherein the spirits are supposed to reside, eg, the whispering breeze, ..."
3. Scientific Papers by George Howard Darwin, Francis Darwin, Ernest William Brown (1908)
"equator, about which the true equator nutates with a period of about 18^ years. Here the precessional motion of the two proper planes is the whole luni- ..."