ionospheric wave


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ionospheric wave

n
(Telecommunications) another name for sky wave
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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
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(2014) investigated the ionospheric wave disturbances induced by earthquakes of different magnitude revealed no wave disturbances in TEC variations with magnitudes of 4.1-6.3.
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