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Wave

A short-term movement that goes against the general trend. For example, if the DJIA rallies on a given trading day but overall is in the midst of a prolonged bear market, the rally is called a wave against the bearish tide.
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The results of the beta wave of six waves of research identified a trust gap, around which the PLI developed a campaign to help consumers feel more comfortable in today's information economy.
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There was a significant improvement in brain functioning for most participants, especially in the beta waves that are generally associated with anxiety,” says Ryan.
For instance, the presence of beta waves correlates with excitement, focus and stress.