Long Wave Trough

Science / Weather / Long Wave Trough: A wave in the prevailing westerly flow aloft which is characterized by a large length and amplitude. A long wave moves slowly and is persistent. Its position and intensity govern weather patterns over a period of days or weeks.

Other Words for Long

Long Adjective Synonyms: extensive, extended, elongate(d), large, great, big
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Other Words for Wave

Wave Adjective Synonyms: swell, undulation, billow, sea, heave, roller, whitecap, white horse, ripple, wavelet, breaker, comber
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Microwaves

Technology / Cell Phones / Microwaves: A subset of radio waves that have frequencies ranging from around 300 million waves per second (300 MHz) to three billion waves per second (3 GHz). MORE

Mountain Wave

Science / Weather / Mountain Wave: A wave in the atmosphere caused by a barrier, such as a mountain. Sometimes it is marked by lenticular clouds to the lee side of mountain barriers. May be called a standing wave or a lee wave. MORE

New Wave

Entertainment / Music / New Wave: Subgenre of rock popular since the late 1970s, highly influenced by simple 1950s-style rock and roll: developed as a rejection of the complexities of art rock and heavy metal. MORE

Microwave Multi Distribution System (MMDS)

Technology / Television (TV) / Microwave Multi Distribution System (MMDS): Distributes signals by microwave. Home receiver picks up signal, then distributes via internal wiring. MORE

Microwave Brewers

Life Style / Coffee / Microwave Brewers: Brewing apparatus designed to take advantage of the unique properties of the microwave oven. Over the years microwave brewers have incorporated a variety of technical means, ranging from open-pot thro MORE

Medium Long Shot (MLS)

Technology / Television (TV) / Medium Long Shot (MLS): A framing in between long shot and medium shot. MORE

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