- N-UNCOUNT: usu on NMedium wave is a range of radio waves which are used for broadcasting. [mainly BRIT]
...a station broadcasting pop music on medium wave.
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medium wave — medium ,wave noun uncount a range of radio waves between 100 and 1000 meters in length, used for broadcasting ─ compare LONG WAVE, SHORT WAVE … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
medium wave — medium .wave written abbreviation MW n [U] a system of radio broadcasting using radio waves between 100 and 1000 metres in length →↑long wave, FM ↑FM … Dictionary of contemporary English
medium wave — ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ a radio wave of a frequency between 300 kilohertz and 3 megahertz … English terms dictionary
Medium wave — Main article: Medium frequency Medium wave (MW) is the part of the medium frequency (MF) radio band used mainly for AM broadcasting. For Europe the MW band ranges from 526.5 kHz to 1606.5 kHz and in North America an extended MW… … Wikipedia
medium wave — noun a radio wave with a wavelength between 100 and 1000 meters (a frequency between 300 kilohertz and 3000 kilohertz) • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain •… … Useful english dictionary
medium wave — /ˈmidiəm weɪv/ (say meedeeuhm wayv) noun an electromagnetic wave with a wavelength of 100–1000 metres, i.e. with frequencies 0.3–3 MHz. –medium wave, adjective … Australian English dictionary
medium wave — medium sized wave, wave that is neither large nor small … English contemporary dictionary
medium-wave — meˈdium wave adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑medium … Useful english dictionary
medium wave — UK / US noun [uncountable] physics a range of radio waves between 100 and 1000 metres in length, used for broadcasting • See: long wave, short wave … English dictionary
ˈmedium ˌwave — noun [U] a range of radio waves between 100 and 1000 metres in length, used for broadcasting • See: long wave, short wave … Dictionary for writing and speaking English