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pendulum
used in Cujo

only 1 use
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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
  • He pulled his belt from the loops of his pants and held it with the buckle end penduluming back and forth by the floor.

There are no more uses of "pendulum" in Cujo.

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