follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

fundamental frequency

noun, Physics.
1.
the lowest frequency at which a medium will freely oscillate.
2.
the frequency of the fundamental.
Origin
1960-1965
probably earlier than 1960-65
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for fundamental frequency

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for fund

8
10
Scrabble Words With Friends