longitudinal-mode delay line

longitudinal-mode delay line

[‚län·jə′tüd·ən·əl ¦mōd di′lā ‚līn]
(electronics)
A magnetostrictive delay in which signals are propagated by means of longitudinal vibrations in the magnetostrictive material.
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