equivalent sine wave

equivalent sine wave

[i¦kwiv·ə·lənt ′sīn ‚wāv]
(physics)
A sine wave whose root-mean-square value and period are the same as that of a given periodic wave.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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