Word of the Day – Doppler Shift

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Doppler Shift

Doppler Shift – a frequency change in the sound wave due to the relative motion between the sound source and the receiver. positive shifts indicate the source and receiver are moving towards each other, while negative shifts indicate the source and receiver are moving away from each other

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