wave-shaping circuit

wave-shaping circuit

[′wāv ¦shāp·iŋ ‚sər·kət]
(electronics)
An electronic circuit used to create or modify a specified time-varying electrical quantity, usually voltage or current, using combinations of electronic devices, such as vacuum tubes or transistors, and circuit elements, including resistors, capacitors, and inductors.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.