skip distance


skip distance
distância de salto (Rad)

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • Skip distance — A skip distance is the distance a radio wave travels, usually including a hop in the ionosphere. A skip distance is a distance on the earth s surface between the two points where radio waves from a transmitter, refracted downwards by different… …   Wikipedia

  • skip distance — noun the shortest distance that permits radio signals (of a given frequency) to travel from the transmitter to the receiver by reflection from the ionosphere • Hypernyms: ↑distance, ↑length * * * noun : the outer limit of the skip zone beyond… …   Useful english dictionary

  • skip distance — i. The minimum distance between the transmitting station and the point at which the reflected sky wave touches the surface of the earth the first time. Within this distance, no sky wave reception is possible. For a given frequency, the skip… …   Aviation dictionary

  • skip distance — /ˈskɪp dɪstns/ (say skip distns) noun the minimum distance from a radio transmitter at which waves reflected from the ionosphere can be detected …   Australian English dictionary

  • skip distance — Radio. the minimum distance along the earth s surface between the position of a short wave transmitter and the region where its signal is received after one reflection from the ionosphere. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Skip (radio) — In radio propagation, skip is when a radio signal is reflected or refracted by the atmosphere or ionosphere, and returns to Earth in an unexpectedly far away place. This phenemon happens often with AM radio, enabling listeners to hear broadcasts… …   Wikipedia

  • skip bombing — A method of aerial bombing in which a bomb is released from such a low altitude that it slides or glances along the surface of the water or ground and strikes the target at or above water level or ground level. See skip distance (ii) …   Aviation dictionary

  • Skip beat! — スキップ・ビート! (Sukippu Bīto!) Genre comédie romantique Manga Auteur Yoshiki Nakamura Éditeur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skip-Beat! — スキップ・ビート! (Sukippu Bīto!) Genre comédie romantique Manga Type Shōjo Auteur Yoshiki Nakamura Éditeur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skip Beat — Skip beat! Skip beat! スキップ・ビート! (Sukippu Bīto!) Genre comédie romantique Manga Type Shōjo Auteur Yoshiki Nakamura Éditeur …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skip Beat! — スキップ・ビート! (Sukippu Bīto!) Genre comédie romantique Manga Type Shōjo Auteur Yoshiki Nakamura Éditeur …   Wikipédia en Français


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