horizontal sweep

horizontal sweep

[‚här·ə′zänt·əl ′swēp]
(electronics)
The sweep of the electron beam from left to right across the screen of a cathode-ray tube.
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I knew my traveller with his broad and jetty eyebrows; his square forehead, made squarer by the horizontal sweep of his black hair.
It also acts as a single shot triggering source by synchronizing the horizontal sweep to the proper point of signal in the test and measurement industry.
The strikingly minimalist dashboard architecture juxtaposes the bold horizontal sweep of the instrument panel with the dynamic vertical rake of the centre console.
Figure 7 shows the detection in time of two consecutive transits of the flying spot, equivalent to the time of a single horizontal sweep of the pencil beam.
km unlimited mileage Meanwhile, a pair of chrome louvres extend left and right either side of the central star, tapering off at the outer edges and creating a sporty arrow-shaped horizontal sweep which provides the front end with a very pronounced V-shape.
Also fitting with this image is the new design of the rear lights; at their lower ends, the lights now finish with a horizontal sweep, said Burrluck.
Docu tends to highlight the vertical and horizontal sweep of the paintings over the signature concentric circles that suck the viewer into unplumbed depths.
The horizontal sweep of a beach, the vertical thrust of a forest--these are the tools you work with when you're creating a quiet space with the presence of something holy.
On the bottom rack was a commercial Hewlett-Packard audio oscillator used to provide variable horizontal sweep so that I could measure the PRF of the radar.
The received signal(s) is displayed on the DSO's vertical input(s) with the horizontal sweep rate set at 1/T, where T is the timing interval appropriate to capturing the system PRBS (essentially the transmitted data rate).
In a conventional set, an electron gun in back of the set illuminates half the scanning lines with each horizontal sweep.

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