# sine wave

## Definitions

### General Science

- noun a waveform with a simple shape like a sine curve, produced by a single frequency
- noun the shape of a signal or voltage that is described by the sin formula, giving a rounded
__wave__that repeatedly rises and__falls__with time

### Electronics

- A
__periodic wave__whose__amplitude__follows the values of a sine curve.__simple harmonic motion__is a__sinusoidal____function__of time. power mains__current__without__harmonic__current has this waveform. Also called sinusoidal wave. - synonymsinusoidal wave