continuous spectrum


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con·tin·u·ous spec·trum

a spectrum in which there are no absorption bands or lines.

continuous spectrum

1. An unbroken series of wavelengths, either visible or invisible.
2. An unbroken range of radiations of different wavelengths in any portion of the invisible spectrum.
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Conversely, the position is now adopted that the presence of a continuous spectrum in the visible range within the chromosphere [15-18] represents a direct manifestation of condensed matter in this region of the solar atmosphere.
Conversely, these dark lines are absent in the continuous spectrum of the inner corona [13-15].
The continuous spectrum is then replaced by a discrete one.
Autistic" and "typical" social behaviors exist on a continuous spectrum, Parker explained.
In contrast to traditional BPM approaches, entellitrak provides a continuous spectrum of case management and BPM solutions - giving organizations the flexibility to start development initiatives from a variety of points in the process.
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The new bill calls for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to allocate an additional 255 MHz of continuous spectrum in the 5-GHz band for unlicensed wireless use, thus nearly doubling the available spectrum for high-performance 5-GHz devices.
In contrast to competing BPM tools, entellitrak provides a continuous spectrum of case management and business process management solutions - giving agencies the flexibility to start development initiatives from a variety of points in the process.
This continuous spectrum filter function enables carriers to carry communication channels that vary in channel spacing and channel data rate.
Superimposed on the continuous spectrum of the inner K-corona are emission lines, including one at 5303.
Additionally, the Ruckus ZoneFlex 7782 family integrates a GPS receiver, allowing service providers to begin providing location-based services as well as continuous spectrum monitoring features.
Atvantec's service offerings to the legal industry will cover a continuous spectrum of consulting and automation services for the legal services industries.

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