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Synonyms for wave

Synonyms for wave

to move to and fro vigorously and usually repeatedly

to move or cause to move about while being fixed at one edge

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to wield boldly and dramatically

to have or cause to have a curved or sinuous form or surface

Synonyms for wave

one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)

a movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon

something that rises rapidly

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the act of signaling by a movement of the hand

a hairdo that creates undulations in the hair

an undulating curve

a persistent and widespread unusual weather condition (especially of unusual temperatures)

a member of the women's reserve of the United States Navy

signal with the hands or nod


move or swing back and forth

move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion

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twist or roll into coils or ringlets

References in periodicals archive ?
Due to the different propagation speeds of the excitation wave and the line's eigenwave, the phase difference grows along the line.
The purpose of this research was to study the spreading of the excitation wave along epicardium in the area of pulmonary veins ostia in the left atrium in rabbit in normal conditions and when cooling.
In the middle part of the left atrium at temperature reduction, change in the main direction of the excitation wave propagation, shift of the location of the areas of the latest depolarization were revealed and the front become more homogeneous.
High chirality is found within the transmission bandwidth where low loss transmission of RCP and LCP excitation waves propagate through triple helix stacks with a different refractive index.