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Meaning of "VHF" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES VHF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

VHF

Very high frequency

Very high frequency is the ITU-designated range of radio frequency electromagnetic waves from 30 MHz to 300 MHz, with corresponding wavelengths of one to ten meters. Frequencies immediately below VHF are denoted high frequency, and the next higher frequencies are known as ultra high frequency. Common uses for VHF are FM radio broadcasting, television broadcasting, land mobile stations, long range data communication up to several tens of kilometres with radio modems, amateur radio, and marine communications. Air traffic control communications and air navigation systems work at distances of 100 kilometres or more to aircraft at cruising altitude. VHF was previously used for analog television stations in the US.

Definition of VHF in the English dictionary

The definition of VHF in the dictionary is very high frequency.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VHF

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VFD
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VGA
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VHS
vi
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via
Via Dolorosa
Via Flaminia
via media
viability
viable
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viaduct
Viagra

WORDS THAT END LIKE VHF

EHF
SHF
SOHF
UHF

Synonyms and antonyms of VHF in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «VHF» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VHF

Find out the translation of VHF to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of VHF from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «VHF» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

甚高频
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

VHF
570 millions of speakers

English

VHF
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वीएचएफ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

VHF
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

УКВ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

VHF
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

VHF
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

VHF
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

VHF
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

VHF
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

VHF
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

VHF
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

VHF
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

VHF
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விஎச்எஃப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हीएचएफ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

VHF
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

VHF
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

VHF
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

УКХ
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

VHF
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

VHF
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

VHF
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

VHF
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

VHF
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of VHF

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VHF»

The term «VHF» is very widely used and occupies the 19.890 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VHF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about VHF

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VHF»

Discover the use of VHF in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to VHF and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
ARRL's VHF Digital Handbook
Without complicated "owners manual" jargon, ARRL's VHF Digital Handbook presents the material through a unique how-to approach and friendly, conversational style.
Steve Ford, 2008
2
VHF and UHF Antennas
Describes a wide range of antenna designs and the fundamentals of their operation.
R. A. Burberry, 1992
3
Mobile Radio Network Design in the VHF and UHF Bands: A ...
In this book you will find out how some of the most highly-regarded radio network designers around go about designing radio networks that actually meet the needs of the network subscriber and of the network operator.
Adrian Graham, Nicholas C. Kirkman, Peter M. Paul, 2007
4
A Boater's Guide to VHF and GMDSS
Sue Fletcher's straightforward explanations are accompanied by highlighted tips, guides to radio "Geek-Speak," and a Quick Reference chart, so you'll easily master what you need to know about Selecting and setting up a DSC or analog VHF ...
Sue Fletcher, 2002
5
Very High Frequency (VHF) ESR/EPR
This volume provides information that will be useful for many years, focusing on what advantages and benefits one may expect from VHF EPR.
Oleg Y. Grinberg, Lawrence J. Berliner, 2004
6
Practical Antenna Design: 140-150 Mhz Vhf Transceivers
This unique book offers a superb collection of detailed, easy-to-follow, fully illustrated, and tested designs, covering such types of antennas as: omnidirectional antennas, gain-omni antennas, gain-directed beams, portable antennas, Yagi ...
Elpidio Latorilla, 2009
7
VHF microelectromechanical mixer-filters
VHF, HIGH-g MICROMECHANICAL FILTERS 49 3.1 Single Resonator Bandpass Filters 50 3.2 Multi Resonators Bandpass Filters 51 3.3 Filter Operation 55 3.4 Modelling and Design of VHF Micromechanical Resonators 57 3.4.1 Equivalent ...
Ark-Chew Wong, 2001
8
Harbour Protection Through Data Fusion Technologies
GoFREP/VHF for VTS Tallinn system general architecture (partial). The VHF/ AISnet basestation rack with external AIS and VHF antennas can be considered as a remote sensor (Figure 3) in this system. The core component of the basestation ...
Elisa Shahbazian, Galina Rogova, Michael J. DeWeert, 2009
9
Applicati Reference Practical Antenna Design: 140-150 Mhz ...
This unique book offers a superb collection of detailed, easy-to-follow, fully illustrated, and tested designs, covering such types of antennas as: omnidirectional antennas, gain-omni antennas, gain-directed beams, portable antennas, Yagi ...
Applicati Company, 2009
10
Reeds VHF/DSC Handbook
Sue Fletcher's straightforward explanations and tips describe the leisure craft VHF DSC radio system in detail and its place within GMDSS. Since it was first published it has become the standard work on the subject.
Sue Fletcher, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VHF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term VHF is used in the context of the following news items.
1
How Valuable is Low-Band VHF Anymore?
The decision on low-band VHF is really a business decision. I am a huge fan of over-the-air broadcasting and have that capability in my home. I travel with a ... «TV Technology, Jul 15»
2
Thames boys venture up on the rooftops to remove VHF aerials
Thames Venturers Kale Buchanan, left, and Tayler Auld with the old VHF aerials they've collected to raise money for their end of camp. The Thames skyline is ... «Waikato Times, May 15»
3
Central States VHF Society Annual Conference Set for July 23-26 in …
The 2015 Central States VHF Society (CSVHFS) Annual Conference will take place Thursday, July 23, through Sunday, July 26, at the Denver ... «ARRL, Apr 15»
4
GME launches GX700 VHF
GME has announced its new GX700 VHF Marine Radio will be available for sale from May 2015. GME says the GX700 is a compact communication and safety ... «Fishing World, Apr 15»
5
VIDEO: How to Use a Portable VHF Radio
How to operate a portable VHF radio. Check out the APS blog for a more in depth look at the portable VHF radio and how it stacks up against other forms of ... «Scuttlebutt Sailing News, Apr 15»
6
VHF equipment for fishing boats
The State government has launched a major initiative to provide very high frequency (VHF) wireless communication devices for fishing boats. It would be a boon ... «The Hindu, Mar 15»
7
All fishing boats to have VHF equipment
The State government has launched a major initiative to provide very high frequency (VHF) wireless communication devices for fishing boats. It would be a boon ... «The Hindu, Mar 15»
8
NAB Takes Issue With UHF (to VHF) Discount
The National Association of Broadcasters has told the FCC that it should pay stations that agree to give up their UHF channel and move to a VHF channel in the ... «Broadcasting & Cable, Mar 15»
9
Ask Ken: Boost VHF Sound
Q. I keep missing parts of VHF radio transmissions because of wind and engine noise. How can I boost the sound of my radio? A. Use an external accessory ... «Boating Magazine, Feb 15»
10
Beartooth Adds VHF and UHF Voice and Data Communication …
Now another communications device has been announced – Beartooth – that goes well beyond goTenna's VHF peer-to-peer(s) data transmission. According to ... «TV Technology, Jan 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Vhf [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/vhf>. Oct 2020 ».
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