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wave train

noun, Physics.
1.
a series of successive waves spaced at regular intervals.
Origin of wave train
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900
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wave train

noun
1.
(physics) a series of waves travelling in the same direction and spaced at regular intervals
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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wave train  
A succession of wave cycles moving at the same speed and typically having the same wavelength.
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