electromagnetic radiation

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a wave-like form of energy that can travel in a vacuum and consists of a magnetic and an electric field at right angles to each other and to the direction in which the wave travels

Electronics

  • The energy associated with electromagnetic waves. This energy oscillates between its electric and magnetic components. Electromagnetic radiation has both wavelike and particle-like properties. Also called electromagnetic energy, or radiation (2).
  • synonymelectromagnetic energy

Business

  • acronymEMR
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