gain control

gain control

[′gān kən‚trōl]
(electronics)
A device for adjusting the gain of a system or component.
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You have no conception, dear, of what would follow were this pack of cutthroats to gain control of the Fuwalda.
Gain control has been most studied in the visual pathway, where it helps make neurons sensitive to both spatial and temporal context.
Insurgents gain control over certain territories in Afghanistan, which may provoke destabilization of the situation in the Central Asian countries, Kyrgyzstan's Defense Council Secretary Busurmankul Tabaldiev said at the 8th meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Council Security Council Secretaries on April 29 in Bishkek.
Security source told NINA that gunmen attacked checkpoints on the roads between Tikrit-Dour, Tikrit-Alam district and Tikrit-Kirkuk they were able to gain control of ten of them after heavy fight in which machine guns and mortars are used.
Thousands of government troops are on the outskirts of the northern city, attempting to gain control of rebel strongholds.
Hittite Microwave Corporation has introduced the first product in the new Automatic Gain Control product line.
We managed to reduce power consumption and chip surface area (two important parameters in designing integrated circuits) simultaneously with power loss by applying new circuit methods in automatic gain control systems.
125 dB steps gain control granularity of any amplifier available.
Patrick set to gain control of turnpike authority board
IN their struggle to gain control over community-improvement funds, Sun Valley leaders are fighting for more than just some $200,000 a year.
Software company Microsoft Corp has warned computer users of three 'critical' security flaws in the company's Windows operating system, which could enable attackers to gain control of a computer.
Software company Microsoft Corp has warned that two 'critical' security flaws may enable the company's Internet Explorer web browser or Media Player to be used by attackers to gain control of a computer.