ringing circuit

ringing circuit

[′riŋ·iŋ ‚sər·kət]
(electronics)
A circuit which has a capacitance in parallel with a resistance and inductance, with the whole in parallel with a second resistance; it is highly underdamped and is supplied with a step or pulse input.
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