shunt-fed vertical antenna

shunt-fed vertical antenna

[′shənt ¦fed ¦vərd·ə·kəl an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
Vertical antenna connected to the ground at the base and energized at a point suitably positioned above the grounding point.
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