squeg

[ skweg ]
/ skwɛg /

verb (used without object), squegged, squeg·ging.

(of an electronic circuit or component) to produce an output that oscillates between a certain maximum and zero, especially when due to the effect of a grid.

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Origin of squeg

1940–45; blend of squeeze and peg
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