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short wave

[′shȯrt ¦wāv]
(oceanography)

short wave

Radio waves shorter than a 200-ft (60 m) wavelength. For short-wave communications, the frequencies used are above 5 MHz.
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Cruising Yacht Club of Australia member Matthew Short and his family crew that included his wife and four daughters led the West Coaster fleet all the way in his Judel/Vrolijk-designed TP52 Shortwave, smashing the 12-year-old race record by a massive 5 hours 32 minutes and 01 seconds with an elapsed time of 1 day 17 hours 28 minutes 59 seconds.
Fortunately, The Shortwave Set have signed to Wall of Sound, who have just let them get on with it.
A shortwave radio picks up frequencies which are not available on AM/FM radio.
[paragraph] Outside Latin America, shortwave programming continues to expand.
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Shortwave is a new generation TP52 and has been optimised for offshore IRC racing.
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Like those races, which were very much a family affair, Shortwave will be sailed by a large contingent of the Short family headed by Matthew and his wife, Christine, and their four keen sailing daughters Kylie, Nikki, Caitlin & Sarah Short.
The race also showcased the debut of several new boats including, Chris Dare's Flirt, Geoff Boettcher's Secret Mens Business III, Matthew Short's Shortwave and Graeme Wood's new Wot Now.
The camera contains the proprietary Indium Gallium Arsenide (InGaAs) detector, which offers sensitivity and resolution in the shortwave infrared wavelength spectrum.
Contract notice: Tender for the Supply of Shortwave Therapy Units.
Channel Africa is the SABC's international radio station and broadcasts across Africa on three platforms: shortwave, satellite, and internet.