Definition of waveband in US English:



  • A range of wavelengths falling between two given limits, used in radio transmission.

    • ‘Annagh Parish Radio can now be received on any radio in the parish, by tuning into 100 to 105 MHz on the fm waveband.’
    • ‘It makes sense having radio relay stations operate in the meter waveband.’
    • ‘I'm told they have radios tuned to police wavebands stuck out of sight under the dashboard.’
    • ‘Reception was excellent on all wavebands.’
    • ‘Other useful items are automatic lights and wipers and the radio gave first class reception on all wavebands.’