Peak Power Handling (Max)

Technology / Home Audio / Peak Power Handling (Max): Peak power handling refers to the amount of power a speaker is estimated to handle during a brief high-intensity musical burst. Since this can vary with both frequency and amplitude, it is a much less accurate way to judge speaker durability and performance than RMS (see RMS).

Other Words for Peak

Peak Adjective Synonyms: top, pinnacle, crest, ridge, tor, mountain top, summit, mountain, eminence, elevation, hill
Peak Noun Synonyms: top, tip, tiptop, apex, acme, culmination, apogee, zenith, high point, crown, extreme, utmost, uttermost, perfection, ne plus ultra, consummation, climax
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Other Words for Power

Power Verb Synonyms: control, dominance, authority, mastery, rule, influence, sway, command, ascendancy, sovereignty, dominion, weight, clout, pull, drag
Power Noun Synonyms: control, command, authority
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Power Player

Entertainment / Bowling / Power Player: A cranker; hard hitting, big hook, faster than average speed player. MORE

Power Play Goal

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Power Play Goal: A goal scored by a team on the power play. Compare short-handed goal. MORE

Power Play

Entertainment / Ice Hockey / Power Play: An attack by a team at full strength against a team playing one man (or two men) shorthanded because of a penalty (or penalties) which resulted in a player on the opposing team receiving penalty-box t MORE

Power On Self Test (POST)

Technology / Computers / Power On Self Test (POST): A series of diagnostic tests that run automatically when you turn your computer on. The actual tests can differ depending on how the BIOS is configured, but usually the POST tests the RAM, the keyboar MORE

Power Spectrum

Science / Spiders / Power Spectrum: intensity [= squared amplitude] of the Fourier transform, presented either in the form of an image (= the outcome of the PW operation) or as a profile (= the outcome of averaging the 2D power spectrum MORE

Power Stop - Drive

Entertainment / Basketball / Power Stop - Drive: Power drive is a continuous shooting move in which a player stops dribbling and makes a huge leap forward, while securing the ball in both hands from the dribbling hand, then making a layup. The move MORE

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