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It was a ship with many decks, and I walked around everywhere, and everywhere there were collections of people listening to shortwave radios that would tell what happened.

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Landsat 9’s Operational Land Imager can capture visible, near-infrared and shortwave-infrared light in nine wavelengths.

However, with the approaching shortwave trough and its cooler air aloft, these layers could be eroded enough to not hamper storm intensity.

By the time the fifth year had passed, even shortwave reports had long since ceased.

And it was the same abroad, according to the few garbled reports thereafter obtainable only via ancient shortwave devices.

Much later, as they neared Riverview, Penny absently switched on the shortwave radio.

Like all cars belonging to the Swifts' key personnel, Bud's was equipped with a two-way shortwave radio.

Closing themselves into the car, the girls tried without success to get the outlaw shortwave station.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shortwave, such as: transmission, wireless, marconi, radiotelegraph, radiotelegraphy, and radiotelephone.

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