coaxial antenna


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coaxial antenna

[kō′ak·sē·əl an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
An antenna consisting of a quarter-wave extension of the inner conductor of a coaxial line and a radiating sleeve that is in effect formed by folding back the outer conductor of the coaxial line for a length of approximately a quarter wavelength.
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