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radiation pattern Line breaks: ra¦di|ation pat|tern

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Definition of radiation pattern in English:


The directional variation in intensity of the radiation from an aerial or other source.
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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