High-frequency radio waves used for point-to-point and omnidirectional communication of audio, data, and video signals. Microwave frequencies require direct line of sight to operate. Obstructions in the path usually distort or block the signal. Growth of fiber optic networks have tended to curtail the growth and use of microwave relays.

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