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sound wave

n.
A longitudinal pressure wave of audible or inaudible sound.

sound wave

n
(General Physics) a wave that propagates sound

sound′ wave`


n.
Physics.
a longitudinal wave in an elastic medium, esp. a wave producing an audible sensation.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sound wave - (acoustics) a wave that transmits soundsound wave - (acoustics) a wave that transmits sound
acoustics - the study of the physical properties of sound
undulation, wave - (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
air wave - a sound wave that is transmitted via air
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No sound of conflict reached our ears, for in the rarefied atmosphere of our great altitude no sound wave could penetrate; they were dissipated in thin air far below us.
A recent study building on research conducted by Carnegie Mellon University Assistant Professor of Physics Riccardo Penco has shown that sound waves actually have a small amount of mass that is in a possibly exotic form.
Request TOC of this Report- https://www.factmr.com/connectus/sample?flag=T&rep_id=1230 A loudspeaker emits both negative and positive phase sound waves. Usually, the negative phase sound waves are emitted from the rear part of the loudspeaker, while the positive phase sound waves are emitted from the front.
Romit Roy Choudhury, a professor at University of Illinois told New Atlas, " (using the new technology) Our ear device gets the sound information in advance, and has much more time to produce a better anti-noise signal," As wireless signals travel way faster than sound waves, using a mic for picking up sounds seems like a good application.
The team came to this theory after analyzing the movement of seismic waves or sound waves that are produced due to Earthquakes and Tsunamis and travel through the interior parts of our planet.
He discovered that by using very precisely measured, super-subtle sound waves, he could not only shift the spine to a correct position, he was also able to stimulate healing and regeneration of tissues.
These different structural features are responsible for sensing sound/vibrational waves, although there is absence of unique structural features responsible for the perception of sound waves. However, it does not require any specified auditory pathway to perceive and propagate signaling of sound waves.
The device uses sound waves to isolate tiny liquid-filled bubbles called exosomes that are released by cells and contain tell-tale molecules linked to various disorders.
Challis has been creating wooden carvings of sound waves for a year and a half.
11:30 - THE NON-APPLICABILITY OF THE PRINCIPLE OF GALILEAN ADDITION OF VELOCITIES TO PROPAGATING SOUND WAVES. Gerald B.
The author covers sound waves, sound production, and the mechanics of hearing; the reflection and scattering of sound; the behavior of sound waves in a room; geometrical room acoustics; reverberation and steady-state energy density, sound absorption and sound absorbers, and many other related subjects.
Just sit back, relax, and let the sound waves do their work.