Tort

Business / Real Estate / Tort: A wrongful act, a violation of a legal right.

Intermodulation Distortion

Technology / Home Audio / Intermodulation Distortion: A species of Distortion that results when one set of frequencies is superimposed on, or is modified by, another to produce a third frequency not present in the original signal. Quantifies the distorti MORE

Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)

Technology / Home Audio / Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): Total harmonic distortion is a measure of the how much a given audio device may distort a signal through the introduction of added harmonics or overtones. These figures are usually given as percentage MORE

Input Overload Distortion

Technology / Home Audio / Input Overload Distortion: Distortion caused by too great an input signal being sent to an amplifier or preamplifier. It is not affected by volume control settings and often occurs when mics are positioned too close to the soun MORE

Curvilinear Distortion

Entertainment / Photography / Curvilinear Distortion: Combination of barrel distortion and pincushion distortion. MORE

Distortion

Technology / Home Audio / Distortion: Any departure from a true and accurate reproduction of the original waveform. It can include Noise, Clipping Distortion, Harmonic, and Intermodulation Distortion. These last two forms are fairly commo MORE

Tortosina

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Tortosina: Variety having synonym names Bobal Blanco and Tortosi. No other details other than it is grown in Spain. MORE

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