low frequency


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to low frequency: extremely low frequency, very low frequency

low frequency

n. Abbr. LF
A radio frequency in the range from 30 to 300 kilohertz.

low frequency

n
1. (Telecommunications) a radio-frequency band or a frequency lying between 300 and 30 kilohertz. : low-frequency
2. (Telecommunications) of or relating to such bands or frequencies
Abbreviation: LF

low′ fre′quency


n.
a radio frequency between 30 and 300 kilohertz. Abbr.: LF
[1895–1900]
low′-fre′quen•cy, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.low frequency - 30 to 300 kilohertz
radio frequency - an electromagnetic wave frequency between audio and infrared
electromagnetic spectrum - the entire frequency range of electromagnetic waves
2.low frequency - a pitch that is perceived as below other pitcheslow frequency - a pitch that is perceived as below other pitches
pitch - the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
deepness - a low pitch that is loud and voluminous
References in periodicals archive ?
The Australian Government published some excellent research on this last year which stated the modest level of low frequency sound from wind turbines is actually insignificant.
The Exceder LED low frequency sounders and sounder strobes can replace a facility s existing appliances, using the same pair of wires currently installed and offering a simple retrofit to meet new codes for sleeping rooms.
a leading ISO 9001:2008 registered manufacturer and global supplier of RF and microwave products, adds inventory of low frequency SMP connectors which are perfect for applications requiring operating frequencies of 8 GHz or less.
Castelo Branco and Rodriguez first documented vibroacoustic disease among airplane technicians, commercial and military pilots, mechanical engineers, restaurant workers, and disc jockeys for exposure to large pressure amplitude and low frequency sound ([greater than or equal to] 90 dB sound pressure level, [less than or equal to] 500 Hz) (Castelo Branco & Rodriguez, 1999; Maschke, 2004).
They also found that transmission improved as the ocean became more acidic, reaching its best transmission value around 110 million years ago - allowing low frequency sound to travel twice as far.
On the other hand, this low frequency vibration methodology can serve as an additional tool for increasing oil recovery [18-20], in conjunction with application of chemical flooding.
A difficulty with existing definitions of flicker is that they do not decipher between low frequency and high frequency flicker.
The Guitammer Company is the leading expert in low frequency audio and its ButtKicker family of products is sold worldwide.
At present, there are few quartz crystal units on the market that meet the twin demands of compact size and support for low frequency.
It works by bouncing low frequency sound at very high volume off the ocean floor.
Navy gets its way and deploys the low frequency active sonar system, according to a recent warning by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).
The fact that these low frequency vibrational modes were observed in solid samples indicates that the associated nuclear motions do not correspond to large geometry changes in the molecules.

Full browser ?