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sine wave

n.
A waveform with deviation that can be graphically expressed as the sine curve.

sine wave

n
(General Physics) any oscillation, such as a sound wave or alternating current, whose waveform is that of a sine curve

sine′ wave`



n.
a periodic oscillation, as simple harmonic motion, having the same geometric representation as a sine.
[1890–95]
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Noun1.sine wave - a wave whose waveform resembles a sine curve
undulation, wave - (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
Translations
onda senoidal
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To isolate the desired signal on the background of periodical and non-interference must have a strictly sinusoidal function switching and low-pass filter or integrator.
3) poses two main challenges: i) the influence of the non-resonance modes, and ii) the synchronization between the acceleration record and the sinusoidal function in the denominator of the right hand side of Eq.
Firstly, the reliability of the proposed algorithm should be proved by simulation, and the simulated ultrasonic signal is a declined Sinusoidal function
When the parameters in the sinusoidal function were estimated, the period could be computed as [OMEGA] = [absolute value of 2[pi]/rho]].
The value of each quantity averaged over a switching period can be represented by a sinusoidal function.
The instructor elicits from the students a periodic nature of the motion that suggests sinusoidal function to be applied.