shortwave broadcasting

shortwave broadcasting

[′shȯrt′wāv ′brȯd‚kast·iŋ]
(communications)
Radio broadcasting at frequencies in the range from about 1600 to 30,000 kilohertz, above the standard broadcast band.
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It was not enough to improve broadcasting standards at community stations that served a few privileged towns, but there were still serious questions about the viability of shortwave broadcasting as a means of communicating with all northerners, even just for a few hours each day.
19, file "Northern Service Shortwave--history, July 1959--March 1962, 1964," Andrew Cowan, memorandum to Charles Delafield, "Shortwave Broadcasting to Northern Canada," 13 Aug.
For the purposes of its business, France Global Media is seeking a provider for shortwave broadcasting its programs RFI worldwide.
In the 2014 environment of social media and digital mobile technology, shortwave broadcasting has almost had its day, with even Radio Australia drastically cutting its services.
He developed radio broadcasting throughout the British Isles and installed the empire shortwave broadcasting service and the first regular highdefinition television service in the world (1936).