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skip zone

[′skip ‚zōn]
(acoustics)
A region in the air surrounding a source of sound in which no sound is heard, although the sound becomes audible at greater distances. Also known as zone of silence.
(communications)
The area between the outer limit of reception of radio high-frequency ground waves and the inner limit of reception of sky waves, where no signal is received.

skip zone

skip zone
A message transmitted from transmitter X is heard at receiver Z, but not at receiver Y.
The zone or dead area in a geographic region, outside the ground-wave radius, in which Flayer signals are not returned to the earth. The outer edge of the skip zone is at the minimum distance at which the sky-wave signals are received; the inner edge is at the maximum limit of the reception of the ground-wave signals.
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For these reasons, and for many others that cannot be dealt with here, The Changing Face is a book that will serve the intelligent non-academic reader much better than Monk's sensationalist Thunder from the Silent Zone.
The company claims it can create silent zones around vehicles at 500 meters using only 60 watts of power.
Within hours the leaders who had trooped into the party's central office on New Delhi's Ashoka Road disappeared as well and the thriving place turned into a silent zone, with only party general secretary Arun Jaitley coming twice to address the waiting media without giving any particular reason for the debacle.
Tenders are invited for Preparation of dpr for per parking system and silent zone with two wheller four wheller parking, cycle parking, truck terminals, auto metadoor stand on public land, municipal land and government land of wardha city.
The Bismarck City Commission has accepted a deal with BNSF Railway for the designing of a silent zone for three downtown rail crossings.
However, the use of loudspeakers in silent zones - 100 metres from a hospital, religious place, educational institution or court, is not permitted at all.
The serial production of a new generation radio sets for the Russian army, ensuring the secure transfer of data over distances of up to 600 km (about 370 miles) without silent zones, will be launched next year, Russia's United Instrument Manufacturing Corporation (UIMC) said Friday, Sputnik reported.
Clear intersections, straight roads, green signals, silent zones, night times (7 p.
As per details, it is serious concern for public health and limited number of silent zones shows the lack of interest towards environmental cleanliness on the part of the authorities concerned.