# wave function meaning

- noun (physics)

A mathematical equation representing the space and time variations in amplitude for a wave system

[Electronics]

A point function in a wave equation, specifying wave amplitude.

More: Next- the molecular electronic
*wave function* is perturbed. - these
*wave functions* correspond to states of constant energy e. - we now show how to calculate molecular dipole moments from
*wave function*. - the angular part of a continuum
*wave function* is, of course, a spherical harmonic. - let us examine them from the stand point of proper behavior of the
*wave function*.