Meaning of AMPLITUDE in English

AMPLITUDE

am ‧ pli ‧ tude /ˈæmplətjuːd, ˈæmplɪtjuːd $ -tuːd/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable]

[ Date: 1500-1600 ; Language: French ; Origin: Latin amplitudo , from amplus ; ⇨ ↑ ample ]

technical the distance between the middle and the top or bottom of a ↑ wave such as a ↑ sound wave

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