inhibiting signal

inhibiting signal

[in′hib·əd·iŋ ‚sig·nəl]
(electronics)
A signal, which when entered into a specific circuit will prevent the circuit from exercising its normal function; for example, an inhibit signal fed into an AND gate will prevent the gate from yielding an output when all normal input signals are present.
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