debouncing

debouncing

Eliminating the extra signals generated when metal contacts in an electromechanical system are opened or closed. See bouncing.
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12 #define MIN_PULSE_SEPARATION 200 // for debouncing button
Guochen, "Test technology and debouncing circuit design of digitally controlled potentiometer," Electronic Measurement and Instruments, ICEMI, 8th International Conference.
Internally, each CTU has a 32-bit counting engine with integrated prescaler, programmable debouncing circuitry as well as well as input and output data FIFOs.
The 1x4 and larger models also require an additional 425-ms debouncing time.