major lobe

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Noun1.major lobe - the maximum lobe in the radiation pattern which is intended to be along the forward axis and which gives the effect of a beam
lobe - the enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern
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The synthesis problem in this paper is to find stimulation amplitude and array components' phase i n a way that an optimal radiation pattern is obtained with maximum reduced side lobes compared to major lobe area.
In humans it consists of two major lobes that are subdivided into smaller segments.

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