HyperDic: standing_wave

English > 1 sense of the expression standing wave:
NOUNeventstanding wave, stationary wavea wave (as a sound wave in a chamber or an electromagnetic wave in a transmission line) in which the ratio of its instantaneous amplitude at one point to that at any other point does not vary with time
English > standing wave: 1 sense > noun 1, event
MeaningA wave (as a sound wave in a chamber or an electromagnetic wave in a transmission line) in which the ratio of its instantaneous amplitude at one point to that at any other point does not vary with time.
Synonymstationary wave
Broaderwave, undulation(physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
Spanishonda estacionaria
Catalanona estacionària

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