Wavelength Definition:

The distance between adjacent peaks of an oscillating magnetic or electric field.

Wavelength Explained:

Light and other sources, like sound, and vibrations are measured wavelength (in nanometers) or in frequency (Hertz). The distance between two successive wave crests or troughs. Which is equals the number of waves that pass through a given point per second.

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