local mean time
Solar time as measured by the position of the mean sun with respect to an observer’s local meridian. Like apparent time, local mean time differs continuously with the observer’s longitude and is not standardized over a time zone. However, a day as measured by local mean time does not vary in length throughout the year—it is always 24 hours. Compare apparent time. See more at mean time, solar time.
- Local meridian
local meridian See celestial meridian.
- Local multipoint distribution system
wireless (LMDS) A broadband wireless technology. [Details?]
noun 1. a right of choice exercised by a minor political division, as a county, especially as to allowing the sale of liquor. noun 1. (esp in Scotland, New Zealand, and the US) the privilege of a municipality, county, etc, to determine by referendum whether a particular activity, esp the sale of liquor, shall be […]
- Local oscillator
noun 1. (electronics) the oscillator in a superheterodyne receiver whose output frequency is mixed with the incoming modulated radio-frequency carrier signal to produce the required intermediate frequency