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Spanish translation of “wave”

wave

noun /weiv/
a moving ridge, larger than a ripple, moving on the surface of water rolling waves The boat was being tossed about on the waves. a vibration travelling eg through the air radio waves sound waves light waves. a curve or curves in the hair Are those waves natural? a (usually temporary) rise or increase the recent crime wave a wave of violence The pain came in waves. an act of waving She recognized me, and gave me a wave. wavy adjective (of hair) full of waves
ondulado
Her hair is wavy, but her sister’s hair is straight.
waviness noun wave(band) noun a range of wavelengths on which eg radio signals are broadcast.
banda de ondas/frecuencias
wavelength noun the distance from any given point on one (radio etc) wave to the corresponding point on the next. wave aside to dismiss (a suggestion etc) without paying much attention to it The minister waved away any suggestion that he had acted improperly.
(Definition of wave from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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