lin-log amplifier

lin-log amplifier

[¦lin ¦läg ′am·plə‚fī·ər]
(electronics)
Automatic gain control amplifier that operates in a linear manner for low-amplitude input signals, but responds in a logarithmic manner to high-amplitude input signals.
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