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encoder

[en′kōd·ər]
(computer science)
In character recognition, that class of printer which is usually designed for the specific purpose of printing a particular type font in predetermined positions on certain size forms.
(electronics)
In an electronic computer, a network or system in which only one input is excited at a time and each input produces a combination of outputs.
(analytical chemistry)

encoder

(algorithm, hardware)
Any program, circuit or algorithm which encodes.

Example usages: "MPEG encoder", "NTSC encoder", "RealAudio encoder".

encoder

(hardware)
A sensor or transducer for converting rotary motion or position to a series of electronic pulses.

encoder

A hardware device or software that assigns a code to represent data. See encode and encoding system.
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