leakage radiation


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leakage radiation

[′lēk·ij ‚rād·ē′ā·shən]
(electromagnetism)
In a radio transmitting system, radiation from anything other than the intended radiating system.
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The field leakage radiation can be reduced by decreasing the width of the vertical slot.
The scientists say that in the future, more sensitive radio telescopes, such as the Square Kilometre Array, should be able to detect much weaker radiation, perhaps even unintentional leakage radiation, from civilizations like our own.