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standing wave, stationary wave(noun)
a wave (as a sound wave in a chamber or an electromagnetic wave in a transmission line) in which the ratio of its instantaneous amplitude at one point to that at any other point does not vary with time
A wave form which occurs in a limited, fixed medium in such a way that the reflected wave coincides with the produced wave. A common example is the vibration of the strings on a musical stringed instrument.
The numerical value of stationary wave in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of stationary wave in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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