Meaning of INTERFERENCE in English


n.1 (usu. foll. by with) a the act of interfering. b an instance of this.

2 the fading or disturbance of received radio signals by the interference of waves from different sources, or esp. by atmospherics or unwanted signals.

3 Physics the combination of two or more wave motions to form a resultant wave in which the displacement is reinforced or cancelled.


interferential adj.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.