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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Longitudinal_wave

Longitudinal waves are waves in which the displacement of the medium is in the same direction as, or the opposite direction to, the direction of propagation of ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/compression-wave

Compression wave definition, a shock wave that compresses the medium through which it is transmitted. See more.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compressional%20wave

Define compressional wave: a longitudinal wave (such as a sound wave) propagated by the elastic compression of the medium called also compression wave.

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This lesson will define longitudinal (or compression) waves, discuss the names for various features and parts of a longitudinal wave, and go...

hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/Sound/tralon.html

Transverse Waves. For transverse waves the displacement of the medium is perpendicular to the direction of propagation of the wave. A ripple on a pond and a ...

www.acs.psu.edu/drussell/Demos/waves/wavemotion.html

In a longitudinal wave the particle displacement is parallel to the direction of wave propagation. The animation at right shows a one-dimensional longitudinal  ...

physics.tutorvista.com/waves/longitudinal-waves.html

On this basis, these are classified mainly in two types that are longitudinal, transverse, and surface waves. Here we are discussing the longitudinal waves, ...

www.brightstorm.com/science/physics/vibration-and-waves/longitudinal-waves

Longitudinal waves are waves which move particles in the direction of the wave motion. Short explanation of longitudinal waves and example problems found in  ...

www.geo.mtu.edu/UPSeis/waves.html

Seismology is the study of earthquakes and seismic waves that move through ... P waves are also known as compressional waves, because of the pushing and ...

www.slideshare.net/rickaturner/types-of-waves-with-compressional-waves

Dec 2, 2010 ... Types of waves with compressional waves. 1. Types of Waves<br />; 2. Waves<br />A wave is a back and forth motion that carries energy ...