verb (used with or without object), short·waved, short·wav·ing.
Origin of shortwave
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Historical Examples of short-wave
There were taxi fleets to be equipped with short-wave radio.
There was no movement ashore, though Nick had talked with the island on short-wave.
Nick abandoned his job and went below to the short-wave set.
It wasn't a scientific guy talking, just the short-wave operator.
If they were keeping in touch with some of their own people by short-wave—of course they would speak English!Sign of the Green Arrow
Roy J. (Roy Judson) Snell