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1. amplitude

noun. ['ˈæmpləˌtuːd'] (physics) the maximum displacement of a periodic wave.

Synonyms

  • shift

Antonyms

  • rarity
  • inadequacy

Etymology

  • amplitude (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • amplitudo (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word amplitude


1. Noun, singular or mass
In this case, the amplitude of the current remains the same and is simply I.

2. Adjective
FM waves are less susceptible to noise and static than amplitude modulation (AM) waves.

Quotes containing the word amplitude


1. Love is the science of reducing your sound while upping the amplitude of another person.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

2. The foundation of reverence is this perception, that the present holds within itself the complete sum of existence, backwards and forwards, that whole amplitude of time, which is eternity.
- Alfred North Whitehead

2. amplitude

noun. ['ˈæmpləˌtuːd'] greatness of magnitude.

Synonyms

  • noise level
  • signal level
  • magnitude

Antonyms

  • immeasurable
  • unimportance
  • strengthening
  • weakening

Etymology

  • amplitude (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • amplitudo (Latin)

3. amplitude

noun. ['ˈæmpləˌtuːd'] the property of copious abundance.

Synonyms

  • teemingness
  • bounty
  • abundance
  • copiousness

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • veer
  • back
  • stand still

Etymology

  • amplitude (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • amplitudo (Latin)
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