Interference

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Phenomenon which is produced by overlapping of waves. Depending on the frequency, the phase and the direction of propagation, this may result in an increase, a decrease or extinction of the energy.




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

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM