composite video signal

composite video signal

[kəm′päz·ət ′vid·ē·ō ‚sig·nəl]
(communications)
The video-only portion of the standard color television signal used in the United States, in which red, green, and blue signals are mixed.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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