equipment characteristic distortion

equipment characteristic distortion

[ə′kwip·mənt ‚kar·ik·tə¦ris·tik di′stȯr·shən]
(communications)
Teletypewriter transmission repetitive display or disruption peculiar to specific portions of a signal, normally caused by maladjusted or dirty contacts of the sending or receiving equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Full browser ?