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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 electromagnetic wave theory of light also supports that the apparent luminosity is reduced only by one redshift factor due to the time interval increase.
Elliott Wave theory ascribes names to the waves in order of descending size:
Already there are steps in this direction, such as the pilot wave theory of Bohm, and stochastic electrodynamics.
There is someway a connection, a correspondence, between the entropic energy movement among the various QS, these elementary grains of ATPS--movement that, as said before, materializes a particle making it appear in the different points of space--and the action of the total force that produces the motion of that particle, as we know it from Bohm's pilot wave theory.
Another recent study on the leakage of UCN [2] from a bottle showed the subcritical energy neutrons anomalously transmitted through an aluminum window, in contradiction to the simple expectation from plane wave theory that predicts essentially no transmission.
The University of Oslo (UiO) and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) have cooperated in the development of a 3-D numerical model for simulation of tsunami waves based on linear long wave theory.
The basis of the Elliott Wave Theory has been developed from the observation that rhythmic regularity has been observed in the stock market over an eighty year period.
Application of kinematic wave theory to soil-water flow requires simplification of Darcy's Law, so that that the hydraulic gradient is constant, and therefore, the effect of capillary forces is ignored.
Huygens' wave theory of light eventually triumphed over Newton's particle theory.
Thus, the wave theory of light was postulated, which could account for all of its known properties.
I've come to see the difference between Buddhism and Christianity as similar to the difference between the wave theory and the particle theory of light.
However, rather than the age wave theory, a more powerful model might be construed by defining a new consumer group.