Definition of Strobic

1. spinning [adj]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Strobic

striveth
striving
strivingly
strivings
striæ
stroam
stroamed
stroaming
stroams
strobe
strobe light
strobe lights
strobed
strobelike
strobes
strobic (current term)
strobil
strobila
strobilaceous
strobilae
strobilar
strobilate
strobilates
strobilations
strobiles
strobili
strobiliform
strobiline

Literary usage of Strobic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Journal of Science, and Annals of Astronomy, Biology, Geology by James Samuelson, William Crookes (1879)
"For circles possessing this property I have suggested the name of " strobic Circles." Their motions are best seen when the eye is directed not exactly at ..."

2. Proceedings by Bristol Naturalists' Society (1876)
"For circles possessing this property I have suggested the name of " strobic Circles." Their motions are best seen when the eye is directed not exactly at ..."

3. Cassell's Complete Book of Sports and Pastimes: Being a Compendium of Out by Cassell & Co, Cassell (London) (1896)
"... device is known as " Thompson's strobic Circles." You may even try the experiment Flg. M.—Тик ..."

4. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Figures of this sort are known as strobic circles. A somewhat different instance of relativity is observed in the apparatus called ..."

5. The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion, and Philosophy by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (1917)
"... number in nature is quite natural (so we say too), and has no more significance than the illusion of motion which forms the so-called " strobic circles. ..."

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