deviation absorption

deviation absorption

[‚dēv·ē′ā·shən əb‚sȯrp·shən]
(communications)
Distortion in a frequency-modulated receiver due to inadequate bandwidth, inadequate amplitude-modulation rejection, or inadequate discriminator linearity.
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