Noise Figure

Technology / Television (TV) / Noise Figure: A measure of the performance (noise contribution) of an LNB in decibels: the lower the better.

Other Words for Figure

Figure Noun Synonyms: physique, build, shape, form, configuration, conformation, build, body, outline, silhouette, cut, cast, bod, chassis
Figure Verb Synonyms: act, participate, take or play a part or role, appear, feature, have a place, be included or mentioned, be featured or conspicuous
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Other Words for Noise

Noise Adjective Synonyms: sound, disturbance
Noise Noun Synonyms: sound, clamour, crash, clap, clash, clangour, din, thunder, thundering, rumble, rumbling, outcry, hubbub, uproar, hullabaloo, racket, charivari or and also shivaree, rattle, caterwauling, rumpus, blare, blast, blasting, bawling, babel
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Point And Figure Chart

Business / Finance / Point And Figure Chart: A price-only chart that takes into account only whole integer changes in price, i.e., a 2-point change. Point and figure charting disregards the element of time and is used solely to record changes in MORE

Pink Noise

Technology / Home Audio / Pink Noise: Pink noise is a random noise source characterized by a flat amplitude response per octave band of frequency, i.e., it has equal energy, or constant power, per octave. Pink noise is created by passing MORE

Noise Gate

Technology / Home Audio / Noise Gate: An expander with a fixed 'infinite' downward expansion ratio. Used extensively for controlling unwanted noise, such as preventing 'open' microphones and 'hot' instrument pick-ups from introducing extr MORE

Noise Floor

Technology / Home Audio / Noise Floor: Normally the lowest threshold of useful signal level (although sometimes audible signals below the noise floor may be recovered). MORE

Rhetorical Figures

Entertainment / Literature / Rhetorical Figures: Figures of speech such as schemes and tropes. MORE

Signal To Noise Ratio

Technology / Home Audio / Signal To Noise Ratio: A measurement of noise level in a device compared to the level of the signal. Higher numbers signify a greater difference, which is better. In technical terms, it is the ratio, expressed in db, of sig MORE

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