What does CW mean in Academic & Science?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand CW in the field in general and in the Academic & Science terminology in particular.

carrier wave

Solid Signal Without Modulation Which Can Be Also Sent in Varying Bursts, Which When Codified Can Convey Information:

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What does CW mean?

carrier wave, carrier(noun)
a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

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