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undamped

[uhn-dampt] /ʌnˈdæmpt/
adjective
1.
not damped or dampened; undiminished, as in energy, vigor, etc.:
undamped spirits.
2.
Physics. (of an oscillation) having constant or increasing amplitude.
Origin of undamped
1735-1745
1735-45; un-1 + damp + -ed2
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  • But Grandma sat erect and drove away undaunted and undamped.

    Old Caravan Days Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • The undamped or "continuous" waves are generated by means of a high-frequency alternator or Poulsen arc.

  • Often, after the key is struck, the damper will not return to its place and the string is undamped.

    Piano Tuning J. Cree Fischer
  • They grind their own snuff with flat stones, out of undamped roll-tobacco, which they cut up small and dry over the lamp.

    Eskimo Life Fridtjof Nansen
British Dictionary definitions for undamped

undamped

/ʌnˈdæmpt/
adjective
1.
(of an oscillating system) having unrestricted motion; not damped
2.
not repressed, discouraged, or subdued; undiminished
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