broadband antenna


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broadband antenna

[′brȯd‚band an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
An antenna that functions satisfactorily over a wide range of frequencies, such as for all 12 very-high-frequency television channels.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Broadband Antenna

 

an antenna whose main parameters and characteristics do not vary substantially over a rather wide frequency band. Broadband antennas are used to transmit, receive, or transmit and receive radio signals with a wide frequency spectrum, for example, in television, radar, or radio astronomy.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

broadband antenna

A radio antenna that transmits and receives a broad range of frequencies.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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