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standing wave

Translation of standing wave in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • If two counter-propagating lasers were set up to create a standing wave, the resulting electric field gradient would direct particles toward the wave's nodes.
    • In effect, they trade the translational kinetic energy of a traveling wave for more displacement energy in a standing wave.
    • A dipole force of the standing wave generated by the laser focused the atom beam.

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