English version

short wave

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Broadcasting
short waveˈshort wave noun [uncountable]  TCBa range of short radio waves used for broadcasting around the world long wave, medium wave
Examples from the Corpus
short waveIt says that, in affected areas, only a minority listens on short wave.Broadcasting was on short wave only and at such low power that the reception area was limited, scattered and unpredictable.
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