blanking time

blanking time

[′blaŋk·iŋ ‚tīm]
(electronics)
The length of time that the electron beam of a cathode-ray tube is shut off.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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