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self-clocking

Recording of digital data on a magnetic medium such that the clock pulses are intrinsically part of the recorded signal. A separate timer clock is not required. Phase encoding is a commonly used self-clocking recording technique.
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this eliminates] the need for an external clock, creating a self-clocking signal.
Transmission of a self-clocking signal on a balanced opto-isolated current-loop allows transfer of clocking information as well as data.