ground wave


Definition of ground wave

: a radio wave that is propagated along the surface of the earth

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First Known Use of ground wave

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Ground wave.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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