Continuous Spectrum

Science / Chemistry / Continuous Spectrum: A plot of the relative absorbance or intensity of emitted light vs. Wavelength or frequency that shows a smooth variation, rather than a series of sharp peaks or bands.

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Continuous Verb Synonyms: connected, unbroken, uninterrupted
Continuous Adjective Synonyms: incessant, persistent, perpetual, non-stop, unceasing, ceaseless, constant, unremitting, interminable, endless, unending, continual
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Band Spectrum

Science / Chemistry / Band Spectrum: Compare with line spectrum and continuous spectrum. An emission spectrum that contains groups of sharp peaks that are so close together that they are not distinguishable separately, but only as a 'ban MORE

Full Spectrum

Health / Fitness / Full Spectrum: Amino Acids A supplement that contains all of the essential amino acids. MORE

Line Spectrum

Science / Chemistry / Line Spectrum: A emission spectrum that contains very sharp peaks, corresponding to transitions between states in free atoms. For example, the line spectrum of hydrogen contains 4 sharp lines in the visible part of MORE

Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave Radar (FM CW Radar)

Technology / Radar / Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave Radar (FM CW Radar): Frequency modulated continuous wave radar makes use of frequency modulation to allow the range of a target to be measured. MORE

Mass Spectrum

Science / Chemistry / Mass Spectrum: A plot showing the results of a mass spectrometry experiment, which shows the presence of particles with different masses as a series of sharp, separate peaks. The position of the peaks on the x-axis MORE

Emission Spectrum

Science / Chemistry / Emission Spectrum: A plot of relative intensity of emitted radiation as a function of wavelength or frequency. MORE

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