ionospheric wave


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

ionospheric wave

n
(Telecommunications) another name for sky wave
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ionospheric wave - a sky wave that is reflected by the ionosphere
sky wave - a radio wave that is reflected back to earth by the ionosphere or a communications satellite; permits transmission around the curve of the earth's surface
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
2014) investigated the ionospheric wave disturbances induced by earthquakes of different magnitude revealed no wave disturbances in TEC variations with magnitudes of 4.
Our contribution has gone on to be of use in laser fusion and in studies of ionospheric waves.