Doppler shift

Doppler shift
change in the apparent frequency of a wave as observer and source move toward or away from each other
Syn: ↑Doppler effect
Hypernyms: ↑propagation

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ˈDoppler shift 7 [Doppler shift] noun (physics)
the change in sound, colour, etc. caused by the ↑Doppler effect

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