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Elastic waves (Smwe)

Definition
Waves that have both inertia and elasticity, so that displaced particles transfer momentum to adjoining particles, and are themselves restored to their original state. (Source: Team)
Use For
Seismic waves
Broader Term
Waves (Smw)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Gravity waves (Smwg)
Internal waves (Smwk)
Longitudinal waves (Smwm)
Plane waves (Smwn)
Solitons (Smwo)
Surges (Fluid mechanics) (Smwp)
S waves (Smws)
Wave motion (Smwy)