subharmonic

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sub·har·mon·ic

 (sŭb′här-mŏn′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or being a wave with a frequency that is a fraction of a fundamental frequency.

subharmonic

(ˌsʌbhɑːˈmɒnɪk)
n
(General Physics) a fraction of a frequency
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Their results confirm the previous trend quoted above on subharmonics enhancement in elastic liquids.
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