interference

  • 1 interférence — [ ɛ̃tɛrferɑ̃s ] n. f. • 1793; angl. interference → interférer 1 ♦ (1842) Phys. Phénomène résultant de la superposition de vibrations cohérentes de même nature et de même fréquence. Interférence des rayons lumineux, des ondes sonores. Franges,… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Interference — Interférence Pour les articles homonymes, voir Interference (homonymie). Interférences d ondes planes lors de leur croisement …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 3 interference — in·ter·fer·ence n 1 a: the act or an instance of interfering interference with contract b: something that interferes 2: a hearing to determine the priority of invention at issue in a patent dispute Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Interference — In ter*fer ence, n. [See {Interfere}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act or state of interfering; as, the stoppage of a machine by the interference of some of its parts; a meddlesome interference in the business of others. [1913 Webster] 2. (Physics) The …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 interference — [in΄tər fir′əns] n. 1. an act or instance of interfering 2. something that interferes 3. ☆ a) Football the legal blocking of opposing players in order to clear the way for the ball carrier; also, the player or players who do such blocking b)… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 interference — interference. См. интерференция хиазм. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 7 Interference —   [engl.], Interferenz …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 interference — 1783, formed irregularly from INTERFERE (Cf. interfere) on model of difference, etc. Broadcasting and telephoning sense is from 1887. In chess from 1913; in U.S. football from 1894 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 interference — [n] meddling, impedance arrest, background, backseat driving*, barging in*, barring, blocking, checking, choking, clashing, clogging, conflict, hampering, hindrance, intermeddling, interposition, intervention, intrusion, meddlesomeness,… …

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  • 10 interference — ► NOUN 1) the action of interfering or process of being interfered with. 2) disturbance to radio signals caused by unwanted signals from other sources. 3) Physics the combination of two or more waveforms to form a resultant in which the wave… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Interference — In physics, interference is the addition (superposition) of two or more waves that result in a new wave pattern.As most commonly used, the term interference usually refers to the interaction of waves which are correlated or coherent with each… …

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  • 12 Interférence — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Interference (homonymie). Interférences d ondes planes lors de leur croisement …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 13 interference — /in teuhr fear euhns/, n. 1. an act, fact, or instance of interfering. 2. something that interferes. 3. Physics. the process in which two or more light, sound, or electromagnetic waves of the same frequency combine to reinforce or cancel each… …

    Universalium

  • 14 interference — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ undue, unwarranted ▪ bureaucratic, federal (AmE), government, governmental, political, state ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 interference — n. 1) to brook no interference 2) unwarranted interference 3) interference in, with 4) (misc.) (esp. Am. football) to run interference for * * * [ˌɪntə fɪ(ə)rəns] with (misc.) (esp. Am. football) to run interferencefor to brook no interference… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 interference — [[t]ɪ̱ntə(r)fɪ͟ərəns[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: oft N in/with n, N from n (disapproval) Interference by a person or group is their unwanted or unnecessary involvement in something. The parliament described the decree as interference in the republic s… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 interference — in|ter|fer|ence [ ,ıntər fırəns ] noun uncount ** 1. ) the process of deliberately becoming involved in a situation and trying to influence the way that it develops, although you have no right to do this: interference in: They expressed… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 interference — noun (U) 1 an act of interfering: I resent his interference in my work. | Industrial relations should be free from state interference. 2 unwanted noise on radio or television or on the telephone, or faults in the television picture: The bad… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 INTERFÉRENCE — n. f. T de Physique. Phénomène dans lequel deux vibrations s’annulent en se superposant. Deux vibrations mécaniques, par interférence, peuvent produire du repos. Le silence peut résulter de l’interférence de deux vibrations sonores. L’obscurité… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 20 interference — noun /ˌɪntəɹˈfiɹɨns/ a) The act of interfering with something, or something that interferes. They were glued to the TV, as the referee called out a fifteen yard penalty for interference. b) The illegal obstruction of an opponent in some ball… …

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