harmonic distortion

noun

electronics distortion caused by nonlinear characteristics of electronic apparatus, esp of audio amplifiers, that generate unwanted harmonics of the input frequencies

Nearby words

  1. harmolodics,
  2. harmonia,
  3. harmonic,
  4. harmonic analysis,
  5. harmonic conjugates,
  6. harmonic interval,
  7. harmonic law,
  8. harmonic mean,
  9. harmonic minor scale,
  10. harmonic motion

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