Words nearby sound wave
Origin of sound wave
Examples from the Web for sound wave
A sound-wave consists essentially of two parts — a condensation and a rarefaction.Fragments of science, V. 1-2|John Tyndall
His word of command is but a sound-wave in air, except as it is followed by labor.Jesus the Christ|James Edward Talmage
The sound-wave travels on the atmosphere, and preserves its integrity.
The sound-wave immediately produced a movement of the diaphragm, causing the stylus to make a mark on the record diagram.
The result was that I saw a wave of compression, of the same sort as a sound-wave in air, move through the throng.A Librarian's Open Shelf|Arthur E. Bostwick