wave velocity

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wave speed or wave velocity
 
n
other names for phase speed
 
wave velocity or wave velocity
 
n

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wave velocity

distance traversed by a periodic, or cyclic, motion per unit time (in any direction). Wave velocity in common usage refers to speed, although, properly, velocity implies both speed and direction. The velocity of a wave is equal to the product of its wavelength and frequency (number of vibrations per second) and is independent of its intensity

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