- electromagnetic spectrum
nounthe entire frequency range of electromagnetic waves• Hypernyms: ↑spectrum• Part Meronyms:↑radio frequency, ↑extremely low frequency, ↑ELF, ↑very low frequency, ↑VLF, ↑low frequency, ↑LF, ↑medium frequency, ↑MF, ↑high frequency, ↑HF, ↑very high frequency, ↑VHF, ↑ultrahigh frequency, ↑UHF, ↑superhigh frequency, ↑SHF, ↑extremely high frequency, ↑EHF, ↑actinic radiation, ↑actinic ray, ↑gamma radiation, ↑gamma ray, ↑infrared spectrum, ↑light, ↑visible light, ↑visible radiation, ↑line, ↑microwave, ↑microwave spectrum, ↑radio spectrum, ↑radio-frequency spectrum, ↑ultraviolet spectrum, ↑visible spectrum, ↑color spectrum
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