transmission level


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transmission level

[tranz′mish·ən ‚lev·əl]
(communications)
The ratio of the signal power at any point in a transmission system to the signal power at some point in the system chosen as a reference point; usually expressed in decibels.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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