# antinode

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## an·ti·node

(ăn′tĭ-nōd′)
n.
For a standing wave, the region or point of maximum amplitude between adjacent nodes.

## antinode

(ˈæntɪˌnəʊd)
n
(General Physics) physics a point at which the amplitude of one of the two kinds of displacement in a standing wave has maximum value. Generally the other kind of displacement has its minimum value at this point. See also standing wave Compare node

## an•ti•node

(ˈæn tɪˌnoʊd)

n.
the region of maximum amplitude between two adjacent nodes in a standing wave.
[1880–85]

## an·ti·node

(ăn′tĭ-nōd′)
In a standing wave, the region or point of maximum amplitude between two adjacent nodes. Compare node.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 antinode - (physics) the point of maximum displacement in a periodic systemnatural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"point - the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"node - (physics) the point of minimum displacement in a periodic system
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## antinode

[ˈæntɪˌnəʊd] n (Phys) → ventre m, antinodo
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