sound wave


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sound wave

a wave that propagates sound

sound wave

[′sau̇nd ‚wāv]
(acoustics)
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The device uses sound waves to isolate tiny liquid-filled bubbles called exosomes that are released by cells and contain tell-tale molecules linked to various disorders.
We sell them framed; I make every frame so that it complements the actual sound wave and looks proportional, and we sell them with that or without the frame.
Just sit back, relax, and let the sound waves do their work.
By calculating how 12 different types of acoustic metamaterial building blocks affect the sound wave, the researchers were able to arrange them in a wall to form any wave pattern on the other side that they want.
Each region of the early universe created such a sound wave.
The research has shown that certain types of sound waves can move data quickly, using minimal power.
4 -- A group of researchers from the University of Sheffield and University of Leeds have discovered a method of improving the efficiency of data storage systems by using sound waves.
A BLOOD test using sound waves to detect cancer may end the need to take tissue samples.
The Cross Sound Wave will be easy to implement and begin using with a variety of cell phone models.
Remember that sound waves require some kind of matter to propagate, and it can be almost any type of matter.
The transducer transmits the sound wave pulse recordings to a monitor, which shows the peaks of the pulses.
As the pressure moves up and down, the nonlinear nature of air itself causes the sound wave to be changed slightly.