expansion wave


noun

a shock wave that expands the medium through which it is transmitted.

Nearby words

  1. expansion card,
  2. expansion chamber,
  3. expansion joint,
  4. expansion slot,
  5. expansion team,
  6. expansionary,
  7. expansionism,
  8. expansionist,
  9. expansive,
  10. expansive bit


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