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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 level of block of flutter waves at the AV node to the ventricles and the consistency of the block will determine the rate and regularity of the rhythm.
Atrial flutter waves, however, all have the same morphology, including the same height and width, and the rate is usually 250-350 flutter waves/minute.