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transfer characteristic[′tranz·fər ‚kar·ik·tə‚ris·tik]
Relation, usually shown by a graph, between the voltage of one electrode and the current to another electrode, with all other electrode voltages being maintained constant.
Function which, multiplied by an input magnitude, will give a resulting output magnitude.
Relation between the illumination on a camera tube and the corresponding output-signal current, under specified conditions of illumination.