low ripple

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  • She showed a row of perfect teeth in a low ripple of amusement. Cited from The Yukon Trail, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Rebecca caught quickly the meaning in my tone, and answered with a low ripple of laughter. Cited from Cape Cod Folks, by Sarah P. McLean Greene
  • She answered me by a low ripple of laughter. Cited from Medoline Selwyn's Work, by Mrs. J. J. Colter
  • A low ripple of laughter broke from her lips, and he stopped dead in his tracks, forgetting to put the automatic back in his pocket. Cited from The Hunted Woman, by James Oliver Curwood
  • I wonder what sad thoughts came to him as the voices floated out to him, mixed up with the low ripple of waves on the sand. Cited from Esther, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • A low ripple of laughter was her response. Cited from Vendetta, by Marie Corelli
  • There was a general low ripple of laughter, and everybody began to talk at once, to cover the young lady's palpable confusion. Cited from The Vicissitudes of Bessie Fairfax, by Harriet Parr (AKA Holme Lee)
  • The air grew fresher and fresher, and at last the low ripple of the waves was heard as they dashed in upon the shore. Cited from The Secrets Of The Great City, by E. Martin
  • Valencia showed a row of dainty teeth in a low ripple of amusement. Cited from The Vision Splendid, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Her voice lingered in the air like an echo of flowing water, then died away as they moved on, until nothing sounded in the forest stillness save the low ripple of the stream. Cited from The Maid-At-Arms, by Robert W. Chambers
  • I still see your tender, shrinking eyes peering at her from under your bushy eyebrows and still hear the low ripple of your merry laugh over her volleys of questions. Cited from The Under Dog, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • Another application is in DC power supplies where very low ripple voltage (under load) is of paramount importance, such as in class-A amplifiers.
  • Without Q, R2 would be the load on the capacitor and C1 would have to be very large to maintain low ripple.
  • It was filled with dark-green, lisping water, and a continual resonant whispering in which you seemed to catch half-framed words, and the low ripple of laughter. Cited from Spanish Doubloons, by Camilla Kenyon
  • The low ripple of water, the occasional splash of oars, or the warning cry of boatmen were the few signs of life and habitation. Cited from The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Tales,Harte
  • To provide direct current with low ripple, a three-phase winding is used and the pole-pieces of the rotor are shaped (claw-pole) to produce a waveform similar to a square wave instead of a sinusoid.
  • From gaps between the tall leaning houses a glimpse of the sea, silvered by the dying moonlight, flashed now and again; and in the silence of the night the low ripple of small waves against the breakwater could be distinctly heard. Cited from Temporal Power, by Marie Corelli
  • A horizontal tangle of barbed wire lay before me, the shapeless gully of an empty trench, and, thirty-five feet away, another blue-gray tangle of barbed wire and a low ripple of the brownish earth. Cited from A Volunteer Poilu, by Henry Sheahan
  • Low-ripple direct current is not suitable for charging disposable alkaline batteries; more suitable is a current pulsed at a rate of 40 to 200 pulses per second, with an 80% duty cycle.
  • A resounding smack sounded on a horse's flank, a low ripple of laughter came tangled with a child's querulous crying, and through the walls of tents and the thickness of smoke the notes of a flute filtered. Cited from The Emigrant Trail, by Geraldine Bonner