Effective length

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For a simple antenna, the quotient of the open circuit voltage delivered by the antenna, and the field strength, the antenna being oriented to give maximum response.

Reference: B.S. (modified)

Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

Centre of buoyancy


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