continuous wave

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continuous wave

also con·tin·u·ous-wave (kən-tĭn′yo͞o-əs-wāv′)
adj.
Emitting or capable of emitting continuously; not pulsed: a continuous wave laser; continuous wave radar.
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8 W at continuous-wave operation, the world's highest level among 638-nm LDs in this package size used as light sources for projectors.
One sign that continuous-wave operation is feasible appears in a separate paper in the Setp.

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