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high Q

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(electronics)
A characteristic wherein a component has a high ratio of reactance to effective resistance, so that its Q factor is high.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Within the linearizer modules, the delay lines are wideband, bandpass combline filters that utilize silver-plated round-rod coupled structures with high Qs. Two of the couplers are either 25 or 30 dB, and the third coupler is 6 to 10 dB, depending on the application.