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propagation

 [prop″ah-ga´shun]
reproduction. adj., adj prop´agative.

prop·a·ga·tion

(prop'ă-gā'shŭn),
The act of propagating.

propagation

/prop·a·ga·tion/ (prop″ah-ga´shun) reproduction (def. 1).prop´agative

propagation

(prŏp′ə-gā′shən)
n.
1. Multiplication or increase, as by natural reproduction.
2. The process of spreading to a larger area or greater number; dissemination.
3. Physics The act or process of propagating, especially the process by which a disturbance, such as the motion of electromagnetic or sound waves, is transmitted through a medium such as air or water.

prop′a·ga′tion·al adj.

propagation

[prop′əgā′shən]
Etymology: L, propagare, to generate
the process of increasing or causing to increase.

prop·a·ga·tion

(prop'ă-gā'shŭn)
The act of propagating.

prop·a·ga·tion

(prop'ă-gā'shŭn)
The act of propagating.

propagation (prop´əgā´shən),

n the reproduction or continuance of an impulse along a nerve fiber in an afferent or efferent direction.

propagation

reproduction.