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  1. wave theory, undulatory theory, wave theory of light(noun)

    (physics) the theory that light is transmitted as waves

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  1. Undulatory Theory

    the theory that light is due to vibrations or undulations in the ether as the medium through which it is transmitted from its source in a luminous body.

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