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pendulum
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
a weight hanging from a fixed location so that the weight swings freely back and forth under the influence of gravity — such as is seen in some mechanical clocks

or:

a change that is roughly proportional and in the opposite direction of a prior change — such as a change in opinion
  • The hoist swung like a pendulum above the city.
    4.20 — Part 4 Chapter 20 (85% in)

There are no more uses of "pendulum" in The Fountainhead.

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