peaking network

peaking network

[′pēk·iŋ ‚net‚wərk]
(electronics)
Type of interstage coupling network in which an inductance is effectively in series (series-peaking network), or in shunt (shunt-peaking network), with the parasitic capacitance to increase the amplification at the upper end of the frequency range.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.