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end-fire array[′end ‚fīr ə′rā]
A linear array whose direction of maximum radiation is along the axis of the array; it may be either unidirectional or bidirectional; the elements of the array are parallel and in the same plane, as in a fishbone antenna. Also known as end-fire antenna.
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