a radio wave that propagates on or near the earth's surface and is affected by the ground and the troposphere.
Words nearby ground wave
Origin of ground wave
First recorded in 1925–30
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British Dictionary definitions for ground wave
a radio wave that travels directly between a transmitting and a receiving aerialCompare sky wave
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