undulatory theory

noun

Definition of undulatory theory

Circa 1828

First Known Use of undulatory theory

circa 1828


Medical Dictionary

undulatory theory

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noun un·du·la·to·ry theory \ˈən-jə-lə-ˌtōr-ē-, ˈən-d(y)ə-lə-, -ˌtȯr-ē-\

Medical Definition of undulatory theory


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