wavelet

[ weyv-lit ]
/ ˈweɪv lɪt /

noun

a small wave; ripple.

Origin of wavelet

First recorded in 1800–10; wave + -let
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British Dictionary definitions for wavelet

wavelet

/ (ˈweɪvlɪt) /

noun

a small wave
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Science definitions for wavelet

wavelet

[ wāvlĭt ]

A small wave; a ripple. See more at wave.
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