from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The number of waves per unit distance in a series of waves of a given wavelength; the reciprocal of the wavelength.

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  • n. The number of waves per unit length; the reciprocal of wavelength.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the reciprocal of the wavelength of a wave


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