Heaviside layer


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for Heaviside layer

a region of the ionosphere (from 50 to 90 miles up) that reflects radio waves of medium length

References in periodicals archive ?
Before Grizabella travelled to the Heaviside Layer to be reborn she sang: "Touch me, it's so easy to leave me, all alone with the memory of my days in the sun.
e action unfolds on one special night of the year when all Jellicle cats meet at the Jellicle Ball where Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle choice and announces which of them will go up to the heaviside layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.
On just one special night of the year, all Jellicle cats meet at the Jellicle Ball where Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle choice and announces which of them will go up to the heaviside layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.
The two reflecting layers in the ionosphere 90to 110 Km called Heaviside layer (E region) and Appleton layer is 240 Km (Harrison, 1958).
In fact, apart from the 5,000th performance of Cats on Broadway, there wasn't a lot of seismic activity anywhere that month and, denied his Journey To The Heaviside Layer, the discredited minister went off to lick his paws and invent a new date.
There, Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle Choice and announces which of them will go up to the heaviside layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.
The musical tells the story of a tribe of cats called the Jellicles and the night they make what is known as 'the Jellicle choice' and decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.