wave shaper

wave shaper

[′wāv ‚shāp·ər]
(engineering)
Of explosives, an insert or core of inert material or of explosives having different detonation rates, used for changing the shape of the detonation wave.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A "wave shaper" will operate the system and provide regular wave reports for the public.