[General] in/as a sinusoidal manner/fashion

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Hi,

It changes in/as a sinusoidal manner/fashion.

Which preposition is more suitable for the sentence above? It seems to me that "as" is more appropriate.
 

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I have no idea what the sentence is supposed to mean regardless of which of the four options you choose. Something can change "in a XXX manner/fashion".

What is the "it" you're referring to?
 
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There is an output from an electronic circuit. Output is sinusoidal.
 

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I think I'll leave to someone with more electrical/electronic knowledge to deal with this one.
 

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The output waveform is sinusoidal. I wouldn't say that anything changes in a sinusoidal manner.
 

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The relative lengths of day and night for a given temperate zone latitude change in a sinusoidal manner with a period of one year.
 
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