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World English Dictionary
abbreviation for
1.  radio continuous waves
2.  a.  an informal term for Morse code
 b.  (as modifier): his CW speed is 30 words per minute
abbreviation for
3.  chemical weapons or chemical warfare

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Computing Dictionary

CW definition

continuous wave

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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American Heritage
Abbreviations & Acronyms
  1. call waiting

  2. chemical warfare

  3. carrier wave

  4. continuous wave

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Example sentences for cw
Note that cw essentially switches the editor to insert mode.
Operational characteristics in practice, the cw has a number of drawbacks.
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