unbounded wave

unbounded wave

[¦ən′bau̇n·dəd ′wāv]
(physics)
A wave which propagates through a nondissipative, homogeneous medium which is infinite in extent, without any boundaries.
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A smooth kink wave solution or a unbounded wave solution corresponds to a smooth heteroclinic orbit of a traveling wave equation.