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In physics a wave is a disturbance or oscillation that travels through spacetime, accompanied by a transfer of energy. Wave motion transfers energy from one point to another, often with no permanent displacement of the particles of the medium—that is, with little or no associated mass transport. They consist, instead, of oscillations or vibrations around almost fixed locations. Waves are described by a wave equation which sets out how the disturbance proceeds over time. The mathematical form of this equation varies depending on the type of wave.

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  • Copyright: maria varipati (maria-v1981) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1156 W: 30 N: 1846] (10420)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2012-07-22
  • Categories: Nature
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-01-31 1:04
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