Definition of radiation pattern in English:

radiation pattern

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  • The directional variation in intensity of the radiation from an aerial or other source.
    More example sentences
    • Antennas are usually tested for their angular response using collimated radiation to determine their far-field radiation pattern.
    • Board-mount versions are available if the enclosure is radio-transparent and the radiation pattern is appropriate for the application.
    • Palpation of trigger points often reproduces the pain radiation pattern experienced by the patient and can elicit a twitch in the muscle.

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