circular polarization

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circular polarization

n
(General Physics) electromagnetic radiation (esp light) in which the electric field vector describes a circle about the direction of propagation at any point in the path of the radiation
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The signal from the radio wave burst was more than 20 percent circularly polarised and it suggests that there is a magnetic field in the vicinity.
Dual band dual sense circularly polarised monopole antenna for GPS and WLAN applications," Electron.
The Jampro JUED and JUCD elliptical/circular polarised broadband UHF panel antennas target broadband applications where either elliptically or circularly polarised propagation is required.
He and his colleagues demonstrated this effect with a dramatic display, by taking photographs of the beetle under left and right circularly polarised light.
Pan, "Bidirectional radiated circularly polarised square-ring antenna for portable RFID reader," Electron.