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high frequency

n. Abbr. HF
A radio frequency in the range between 3 and 30 megahertz.

high frequency

n
(Electronics)
a. a radio-frequency band or radio frequency lying between 3 and 30 megahertz. Abbreviation: HF
b. (as modifier): a high-frequency transmitter.

high′ fre′quency


n.
the range of frequencies in the radio spectrum between 3 and 30 megahertz.
[1890–95]
high′-fre′quen•cy, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.high frequency - 3 to 30 megahertz
radio frequency - an electromagnetic wave frequency between audio and infrared
electromagnetic spectrum - the entire frequency range of electromagnetic waves
2.high frequency - a pitch that is perceived as above other pitches
pitch - the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration
Translations

high frequency

nalta frequenza
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