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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

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Loonis says the brain wave signatures might be especially useful in shaping how we teach or train a person as they learn a specific task.
When analyzing brain waves, three areas are taken into consideration.
Meanwhile, A Japanese research institute says it can tell what people are dreaming about by analyzing their brain waves.
In a study described by one British expert as "remarkable", US researchers were able to reconstruct heard words from brain wave patterns.
The acronym I devised to help our graduate students remember the differing brain waves is, "Do think about brain growth.
The BSI-Toyota Collaboration Center in Tokyo, Japan, has reportedly developed a system that uses one of the world's fastest technologies, controlling a wheelchair using brain waves in as little as 125 milliseconds.
The system works with the help of brainwave-detecting technology, or electroencephalography (EEG), via a cap wired with sensors that detects the user's brain waves.
Tokyo, June 29, 2009 - (JCN Newswire) - The BSI-TOYOTA Collaboration Center, has succeeded in developing a system which utilizes one of the fastest technologies in the world, controlling a wheelchair using brain waves in as little as 125 milliseconds (one millisecond, or ms, is equal to 1/1000 seconds).
The technology involved converts brain waves "into musical compositions designed to trigger the body's natural responses," according to DHS.
WHEN guitarists jam together, even their brain waves get "into the groove", new research has shown.
These altered brain waves can be beneficial during combat or in other stressful situations.
A paralysed man using only the power of his brain waves has been able to manipulate a virtual internet character, Japanese resear-chers said yesterday, calling it a world first.
DARPA research aims to use computers to process brain waves.
Or maybe they're listening to the digitally translated audio frequency of their recorded brain waves.
The subjects' brain waves were measured before and after the interaction for analysis.