Meaning of “sound wave” in the English Dictionary

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"sound wave" in British English

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sound wavenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsaʊnd ˌweɪv/ us /ˈsaʊnd ˌweɪv/

the form that sound takes when it passes through air, water, etc.

(Definition of “sound wave” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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