cross talk


Definition of CROSS TALK

:  unwanted signals in a communication channel (as in a telephone, radio, or computer) caused by transference of energy from another circuit (as by leakage or coupling)
a :  conversation that does not relate to the main topic being discussed
b :  conversation or repartee engaged in for an audience

First Known Use of CROSS TALK



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