threshold element


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threshold element

[′thresh‚hōld ‚el·ə·mənt]
(computer science)
A logic circuit which has one output and several weighted inputs, and whose output is energized if and only if the sum of the weights of the energized inputs exceeds a prescribed threshold value.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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