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wave front

noun

Definition of WAVE FRONT

:  a surface composed at any instant of all the points just reached by a vibrational disturbance in its propagation through a medium

First Known Use of WAVE FRONT

circa 1864

wave front

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of WAVE FRONT

:  a surface composed at any instant of all the points just reached by a vibrational disturbance in its propagation through a medium

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