medium wave


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n medium wave a radio wave with a wavelength between 100 and 1000 meters (a frequency between 300 kilohertz and 3000 kilohertz)
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In literature:

Here it is met by the mediums who wave rain coats above the animal, and then wail over the carcass.
"The Tinguian" by Fay-Cooper Cole
Indeed, my every thought of Zarlah, during wave contact, had been projected to her through the medium of this remarkable instrument.
"Zarlah the Martian" by R. Norman Grisewood
What properties are essential to a medium capable of transmitting wave motion?
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 717, September 28, 1889" by Various
A body radiating its motion on every side into a physical medium, produces waves.
"Outlines of a Mechanical Theory of Storms" by T. Bassnett
The wind was actually blowing so hard that the waves were scarcely of medium height.
"Swept Out to Sea" by W. Bertram Foster
The medium affirmed that she could see actual waves of light coming from the sun.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
What are these so-called chemical waves that are produced in the aetherial medium by the activity and heat of the sun?
"Aether and Gravitation" by William George Hooper
The contrary is the case when the wave-front passes into a medium where its velocity is greater.
"The Mechanism of Life" by Stéphane Leduc
So for a hundred years or more people have, generally speaking, accepted the idea that light consists of waves in a medium called The Ether.
"The Romance of War Inventions" by Thomas W. Corbin
The normal waves result from a temporary change of volume in the medium; the transverse from a change of shape.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 9" by Various

In news:

And whether you have thick, medium, or fine hair, the best way to get waves is with a curling iron .
And whether you have thick, medium, or fine hair, the best way to get waves is with a curling iron.
Z-Cote LSA provides broad-spectrum protection from long wave UVA rays and medium wave UVB rays by physically scattering, reflecting and absorbing solar radiation.
It also operates a global short wave and medium wave transmission network.
This style is a happy-medium between the high school perm you had and the sexy, beachy waves you want.
High-frequency sound can kill microscopic pathogens, but the sound waves normally need to travel through a contact medium such as water or gel, limiting the use of ultrasound as a germicide.
Additional trials to terminate transmissions on medium wave ended at two BBC local radio stations in the United Kingdom on Nov 6.

In science:

When localized, the waves are trapped inside the medium, but not necessarily confined at the site of the source, unless the band gap effect is dominant.
Localization of acoustic waves in 1D random liquid media
Shock waves passing through the medium will increase the temperature, density, and entropy of the gas.
A Moderate Cluster Cooling Flow Model
Strictly speaking, due to radiation into the third dimension, waves cannot be stored permanently in the medium.
Localize energy in random media: A new phase state
This is because waves recorded at the time-reversal array have sampled a larger part of the medium than in the homogeneous case and carry more information about the source location.
Time Reversal for Classical Waves in Random Media
If the quark u have energy below the gap it can not excite quasiparticle In that case the matter waves does not propagate through the superconducting medium. inside the 2SC phase.
Quark scattering at QGP/2SC interface
In this work, we develop a model of nonlinear mixing between two fundamental-harmonic waves with different frequencies in a quadratic medium.
Polychromatic solitons in a quadratic medium
We consider the interaction of five waves in a diffractive dielectric medium with the quadratic nonlinear susceptibility.
Polychromatic solitons in a quadratic medium
According to his theory, light waves propagate via oscillations of a new medium which consists of very tiny particles, which he named aether particles.
General Relativity Requires Absolute Space and Time
More explicitly, it is shown that waves certainly cannot propagate through a random medium when it has only localized states.
Are waves all localized in two dimensional random media?
The origin of the instability of the speckle pattern I (r, t) in a nonlinear random medium and its sensitivity to τNL can be qualitatively understood by considering I as a result of interference of many partial waves traveling along various diffusion paths.
Instability of speckle patterns in random media with noninstantaneous Kerr nonlinearity
In the moving medium, the mode functions are sub ject to the wave equation (7.11).
Quantum Physics of Simple Optical Instruments
Wave field of moving harmonic point source in anisotropic elastic medium // Proc.
Fundamental Solutions in Plane Problem for Anisotropic Elastic Medium Under Moving Oscillating Source
Plane waves and fundamental solutions in 2D elastodynamic problem for anisotropic medium under moving oscillating source // Wave Motion. 2004 (to be appear).
Fundamental Solutions in Plane Problem for Anisotropic Elastic Medium Under Moving Oscillating Source
Coma radio emission led Schlickeiser et al. (1987) to consider in detail second order Fermi models where the particles are accelerated via their interactions with plasma waves generated by turbulence in the medium.
Non-thermal particles in the intergalactic and intracluster medium
Tab – transmittance[1, 2]. A wave transmitted through a random medium is a coherent sum of a large number of contributions due to different propagation paths.
Effects of localization and amplification on distribution of intensity transmitted through random media