ground wave

noun

Definition of ground wave

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

Examples of ground wave in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fans entered the ground waving flags, wearing t-shirts and masks and even showcasing tatoos of the the 58-year-old. SI.com, 8 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of ground wave

1925, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ground wave was in 1925

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“Ground wave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ground%20wave. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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