linear - logarithmic intermediate - frequency amplifier

linear - logarithmic intermediate - frequency amplifier

[′lin·ē·ər ‚läg·ə′rith·mik ‚in·tər¦mē·dē·ət ¦frē·kwən·sē ′am·plə‚fī·ər]
(electronics)
Amplifier used to avoid overload or saturation as a protection against jamming in a radar receiver.