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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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In November 2013, the inventor contracted Miami, Florida-based product management services leader Innovation Direct[TM] to represent the Cross Sound Wave to potential licensees for a 2 year period.
In the as-cast condition, the thickness measurement is based on the peaks on the surface, which will be greater than the average thickness the sound waves will record.
I would not say that the case is proven," he says, adding that the observed sound waves could have come from an artifact in the Bose-Einstein condensate.
Also, the tower the frequency of the sound wave, the more easily the barrier is vibrated.
When this alternatively peaking sound wave encounters the original one, the overlap results into a sound, which is significantly diminished.
The cochlea, located in the inner ear, translates the mechanical energy of sound waves into electrical energy that stimulates the auditory nerve.
The sound wave signature today is expected to be about 500 million light-years long because the universe has greatly expanded since those early times, according to Fan.
During the low-pressure phase of each sound wave, bubbles expanded rapidly.
That's because the frequency of a vibrating sound wave depends on the wavelength of these vibrations.
When a sound wave collides with an object like a submarine, the wave reflects, or bounces back.
Once an echo reaches the ship, the sound wave has traveled the distance between the ship and the underwater object -- time(s).
In particular, it would correspond to the longest sound wave that could fit within the universe when it was 300,000 years old.