K-band

noun
\ ˈkā-ˌband How to pronounce K-band (audio) \

Definition of K-band

: a segment of the radio spectrum that lies between 10.9 GHz and 36.0 GHz and spans the upper superhigh-frequency and lower extremely-high-frequency bands and that is used especially for police radars, satellite communication, and astronomical observation

First Known Use of K-band

circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

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“K-band.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/K-band. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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