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Synonyms and antonyms for kennelly-heaviside layer

1. layer (n.)

single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance

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2. layer (v.)

make or form a layer

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4. Heaviside (n.)

English physicist and electrical engineer who helped develop telegraphic and telephonic communications; in 1902 (independent of A. E. Kennelly) he suggested the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1850-1925)

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5. Kennelly (n.)

United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861-1939)

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6. layer (n.)

thin structure composed of a single thickness of cells

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7. layer (n.)

an abstract place usually conceived as having depth

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8. layer (n.)

a hen that lays eggs

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9. Kennelly-Heaviside layer (n.)

a region of the ionosphere (from 50 to 90 miles up) that reflects radio waves of medium length

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10. D-layer (n.)

the lowest region of the ionosphere (35 to 50 miles up) that reflects low-frequency radio waves

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