harmonic distortion

noun

Definition of harmonic distortion

: distortion in which harmonics of an input signal are produced in an amplifier and appear in the output along with the amplified input signal

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“Harmonic distortion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/harmonic%20distortion. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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